• Graphene 'Copy Machine' May Produce Cheap Semiconductor Wafers

    Graphene 'Copy Machine' May Produce Cheap Semiconductor Wafers

    The new method uses graphene to transfer intricate crystalline patterns from an underlying semiconductor wafer to a top layer of identical material. Read more

  • Solar Powered, Nano-Enabled Device Pulls Drinking Water Out of Air

    Solar Powered, Nano-Enabled Device Pulls Drinking Water Out of Air

    A single tissue box-sized device can harvest up to 2.8 liters, or about three quarts, of water in one day at low humidity — that’s a bit more than the half gallon of water experts recommend a person drink over the course of a day. Read more

  • 'Spray-On' Memory to Store Data on Any Surface or Object

    'Spray-On' Memory to Store Data on Any Surface or Object

    Students at Duke University used an aerosol jet printer and nanoparticle inks to create a material capable of storing data that is also incredibly flexible. Read more

  • Portable Nanofiber Offers Significant Possibilities

    Portable Nanofiber Offers Significant Possibilities

    The material could be used for everything from dressing wounds on a battlefield or creating engineered tissue to improving bullet proof vests or creating fashion-forward customizable fabrics. Read more

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This triennial plan builds upon the collaborations and prior accomplishments of the NNI to develop and nurture that ecosystem and to move the NNI into its next phase.

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Nano Nuggets for National Nano Day

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Produced in honor of National Nanotechnology Day, these short videos feature experts, visionaries, and students sharing their thoughts on nanotechnology.

 

 

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These NNI brochures introduce basic concepts in nanotechnology.  Big Things from a Tiny World (left) is a general overview; Powerful Things from a Tiny World (right) looks at nanotechnology and energy. These brochures are also available in Spanish.

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