Nanotechnology

 




Rhenium Nanostructures and Electrodeposition

The TechnologyWe present low-cost, efficient, long life-time nanostructured Re-alloy coatings for catalyzing low temperature dry reforming of methane (DRM).   Figure: SEM secondary electron image from Re-SN nanostructure coating on copper and Read More >

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Bismuth NanoWires and Ohmic Contacts

The Technology We have developed a reproducible method to synthesize single crystalline Bismuth nanowires (BiNWs), 40nm in diameter, with embedded quantum point contacts. We have also developed methods to characterize the ZT values of individual wir Read More >

Molecular Electronics and Transistors based on Peptide Nanostructures

The TechnologyProprietary peptide nanostructures1 can be readily fabricated on various surfaces including electrodes2,4. A physical vapor deposition method (PVD) allows the precise control on the molecular dimensions of the structures using industry Read More >

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Disk-like hybrid nanostructures

A process of preparing a plurality of nanostructures, each being composed of at least one target material is disclosed. The process comprises sequentially electrodepositing a first material and the at least one target material into pores of a porous Read More >

Carbon Nanotube Patterning for electronic applications

A stamping device for stamping a nanotube network onto a target substrate is disclosed. The device comprises a template structure having a support structure formed on or attached to a substrate, and a plurality of nanotubes being supported by the s Read More >

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Metal alloy nano-foams as Catalysts for Methane Dry Reforming during GTL

THE NEED Today, about 90% of catalysts for GTL technology take the form of supported nanocatalysts. In these materials, metallic nanocrystals (the active catalytic phase) are dispersed about a highly porous ceramic oxide (inactive). These materials Read More >

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Harnessing inhibitory RNA based- nanoparticles for therapeutic intervention in blood cancers

THE NEED The current treatment of multiple myeloma (MM) included standard chemotherapy and small molecules such as the proteasome inhibitor and the immunomodulatory drugs.  Although these drugs have improved the response and survival of MM patie Read More >