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An infallible quantum measurement

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nanowerk.com - Posted: Aug 05, 2013 (Nanowerk News) Quantum computation, quantum communication and quantum cryptography often require entanglement. For many of these upcoming quantum technologies, entanglement – ...

Direct seawater desalination by ion concentration polarization : Nature Nanotechnology : Nature Publishing Group

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nature.com - Nature Nanotechnology 5, 297–301 (2010); published online 21 March 2010; corrected after print 3 July 2013. In this Article, we measured the electrical current necessary to run the desalination pro...

Disorder can improve the performance of plastic solar cells

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nanowerk.com - Posted: Aug 04, 2013 Disorder can improve the performance of plastic solar cells (Nanowerk News) Scientists have spent decades trying to build flexible plastic solar cells efficient enough to compe...

Materials break, then remake, bonds to build strength

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nanowerk.com - Posted: Aug 04, 2013 Materials break, then remake, bonds to build strength (Nanowerk News) Microscopic tears in a new kind of man-made material may actually help the substance bulk up like a bodybu...

The Nanotechnology Timeline - Understand How Today's Technology Evolved to Where it is.

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nanoherenow.com - It is 1947 and it is the year that the transistor is born. This clunky, messy looking device essentially can be turned on and off like a switch. This invention enabled the computing era and today's...

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Sun Plus Nanotechnology: Can Solar Energy Get Bigger by Thinking Small?

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news.nationalgeographic.com - Nearly 60 years after researchers first demonstrated a way to convert sunlight into energy, science is still grappling with a critical limitation of the solar photovoltaic cell. It just isn't that ...

National Physical Labortory joins graphene stakeholders Association

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nanowerk.com - Posted: Aug 05, 2013 National Physical Labortory joins graphene stakeholders Association (Nanowerk News) The Graphene Stakeholders Association (GSA) announced that the National Physical Laboratory ...

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'Valleytronics' - an alternative electronics concept in diamond

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nanowerk.com - Subscribe! Receive a convenient email notification whenever a new Nanowerk Nanotechnology Spotlight posts. Become a Spotlight guest author! Have you just published a scientific paper or have other ...

EDAX Increases Speed and Productivity of its Electron Backscatter Diffraction Cameras

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Oakton College hosts nanotechnology open houses

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skokie.suntimes.com - Get in on the ground floor of the growing nanotechnology industry by attending a free open house hosted by Oakton Community College on Thursday, August 8, from 6 – 7 p.m., at the conference center ...

Stakeholder Perspectives on the Perception, Assessment, and Management of the Potential Risks of Nanotechnology (R3 Workshop)

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CleanTechnica | Clean Tech News & Views: Solar Energy News. Wind Energy News. EV News. & More.

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cleantechnica.com -   …Or maybe that high-agility flying robot was a tasty snack for an artificial toad. In a real-life nod to the classic science fiction novel “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” a team of researc...

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