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  1. Nanoshells Could Deliver More Chemo With Fewer Side Effects
    11/8/2017

    Researchers investigating ways to deliver high doses of cancer-killing drugs inside tumors have shown they can use a laser and light-activated gold nanoparticles to remotely trigger the release of approved cancer drugs inside cancer cells in laboratory cultures.

  2. Nanoparticles Can Limit Inflammation By Distracting The Immune System
    11/8/2017

    A surprise finding suggests that an injection of nanoparticles may be able to help fight the immune system when it goes haywire, researchers at the University of Michigan have shown.

  3. JinkoSolar's Monocrystalline PERC Solar Cell Efficiency Of 23.45% Verified
    11/8/2017

    JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company"), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry attended the 19th China International Industry Fair (CIIF) that opened in Shanghai today.

  4. New Study: Scientists Narrow Down The Search For Dark Photons Using Decade-Old Particle Collider Data
    11/8/2017

    In its final years of operation, a particle collider in Northern California was refocused to search for signs of new particles that might help fill in some big blanks in our understanding of the universe.

  5. IXYS Announces New 50 A OEM Laser Diode Driver Module
    11/7/2017

    IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ:IXYS), a leader in power semiconductors, mixed-signal and digital ICs for power conversion and motion control applications, announced today the introduction of the PCO-7121 high-power pulsed laser diode driver by its IXYS Colorado division.

  6. New Insights On ‘Captured’ Electrons Could Improve Flash Memory
    11/7/2017

    An entirely new model of the way electrons are briefly trapped and released in tiny electronic devices suggests that a long-accepted, industry-wide view is just plain wrong about the way these captured electrons affect the behavior of hardware components such as flash memory cells.

  7. New Approach Uses Light Instead Of Robots To Assemble Electronic Components
    11/7/2017

    An international team of researchers has developed a new light-based manipulation method that could one day be used to mass produce electronic components for smartphones, computers and other devices.

  8. Tech Increases Microfluidic Research Data Output 100-Fold
    11/7/2017

    Researchers have developed a technique that allows users to collect 100 times more spectrographic information per day from microfluidic devices, as compared to the previous industry standard.

  9. Mechanochemistry Paves The Way To Higher Quality Perovskite Photovoltaics
    11/7/2017

    For several years, tension has been rising in line with the approaching commercialization of perovskite photovoltaic cells. Now, there has been another small earthquake: it turns out that devices based on these materials can convert solar energy into electricity even more efficiently! There is one condition: instead of producing perovskites by traditional solution methods, they should be produced by ... grinding.

  10. Need Entangled Atoms? Get 'Em FAST! With NIST’s New Patent-Pending Method
    11/7/2017

    Physicists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have come up with a way to link a group of atoms’ quantum mechanical properties among themselves far more quickly than is currently possible, potentially providing a tool for highly precise sensing and quantum computer applications.