Posts Tagged ‘nanotechnology’

Fayetteville-based company SurfTec recently received an award of $1.2 million from the Department of Energy in response to a special funding announcement. Through this two-year DOE Next Generation Electric Machines: Enabling Technologies award, SurfTec will explore implementing a nanoparticle-based coating as a replacement for traditional journal bearing materials. Journal bearings are mechanical devices used to reduce […]

TechConnect Seeks Abstracts, Technologies & Student Leaders

November 30th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

TechConnect is a global technology outreach and development organization that vets and delivers the world’s most promising technologies to the world’s top corporate, government, and investment developers. The 2017 TechConnect World Innovation Conference is designed to accelerate the commercialization of innovations out of the lab and into industry. This conference will be held May 14-17 in […]

The sixth Nanotechnology for Health Care Conference will take place Dec. 2-4 at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain. The keynote presenter, Sir Harold Kroto, won the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry along with two fellow researchers for their discovery of fullerenes, a molecule of pure carbon. Other leading national and international presenters at […]

AbTech Holdings Inc. (OTC QB: ABHD), an environmental technologies and engineering firm, announced Aug. 6 that is has signed Arkansas-based Synanomet, LLC to an exclusive license agreement that will allow it to use Synanomet’s nanomaterial-based water purification technology for removal of heavy metals from contaminated water such as storm water, and produced water from mining […]