Category: nanotechnology

'Spillway' for electrons could keep lithium metal batteries from catching fire San Diego CA (SPX) Mar 13, 2020 Nanoengineers at the University of California San Diego developed a safety feature that prevents lithium metal batteries from rapidly heating up and …

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New satellite mission contract and second US office for NanoAvionics Columbia IL (SPX) Mar 12, 2020 NanoAvionics announced the reception of a full mission contract for two 6U nanosatellites and the opening of a new sales and engineering support office …

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Space video company Sen awards multimillion-euro contract to NanoAvionics London, UK (SPX) Mar 06, 2020 Sen, a British space company establishing video streaming media to provide real-time and timely Ultra-High Definition (UHD) video of Earth, has contracted NanoAvionics to build …

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Bristol scientists demonstrate first non-volatile nano relay operation at 200C Bristol UK (SPX) Mar 05, 2020 Researchers at the University of Bristol have come up with a new type of nanoelectromechanical relay to enable reliable high-temperature, non-volatile memory. The work, …

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New DNA origami motor breaks speed record for nano machines Atlanta GA (SPX) Mar 04, 2020 Through a technique known as DNA origami, scientists have created the fastest, most persistent DNA nano motor yet. Angewandte Chemie published the findings, which …

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Magnetic whirls in future data storage devices Halle-Wittenberg, Germany (SPX) Mar 04, 2020 Magnetic (anti)skyrmions are microscopically small whirls that are found in special classes of magnetic materials. These nano-objects could be used to host digital data by their presence …

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Exotrail Secures Contract with AAC Clyde Space to equip their customers' spacecrafts Paris, France (SPX) Feb 20, 2020 Exotrail, a French company dedicated to providing innovative on-orbit transportation solutions for the small satellite market have signed a contract with AAC …

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Nanoracks Completes 17th Commercial Space Station CubeSat Deployment Mission Webster TX (SPX) Feb 20, 2020 Nanoracks, the world’s leading provider of commercial access to space, has completed the Company’s 17th CubeSat deployment mission from the International Space Station using commercially …

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DreamUp and Nanoracks announce HBCU collaboration with Langston University Langston OK (SPX) Feb 14, 2020 DreamUp, the leading provider space-based educational opportunities, and sister-company Nanoracks, the leading provider of commercial access to space, have announced a joint effort with Oklahoma …

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Silver sawtooth creates valley-coherent light for nanophotonics Groningen, Netherlands (SPX) Feb 11, 2020 Scientists at the University of Groningen used a silver sawtooth nanoslit array to produce valley-coherent photoluminescence in two-dimensional tungsten disulfide flakes at room temperature. Until now, this …

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