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February 2010 Issue

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In This Issue: Event News | Innovation & Investment |Chemicals, Materials & Energy |
Electronics & Microsystems

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  Innovation & Investment:

New Report Shows Silicon Valley Faces Long Road Out of Recession - Increased global competition and California government gridlock spells long recovery period for the innovative region...Read more


WPIO Reports Decline in Patent Filings - Total declines attributed to slower economic activity worldwide...Read more


Nanotechnology Education Act Introduced to Congress - Representative David Wu of Oregon presented the bill in late January, and was co-sponsored by Representative Daniel Lipinksi of Illinois...Read more

  Chemicals, Materials & Energy

Bayer MaterialScience Unveils World’s Largest CNT Pilot Facility - Company has invested more than $20M Euros into the German facility...Read more


Researchers from Sweden and US Create Novel Lighting Component from Graphene - Graphene can be printed onto large flexible sheets, are inexpensive to produce, and are 100% recyclable cells...Read more


ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2010 To Be Held in Washington, D.C. Next Month - Summit will convene the nation’s energy leaders to collaborate and identify key technology opportunities and challenges in clean energy...Read more

  Electronics & Microsystems

South African company developing world-first superconductive integrated circuit design tool - Stellenbosch University spin out company has secured $1.7m in funding...Read more


Micron to Acquire Swiss Chip Maker - Numonyx manufactures flash memory for mobile devices...Read more


NanoEngineering Corporation Enters Into Agreement with US Army - Company and Army researchers will collaborate on developing advanced virus detection tools for the field...Read more


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