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Iran, China to hold joint symposium on nanomedicine

Iran, China to hold joint symposium on nanomedicine

TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (Press Shia) – Iran will be organizing a joint symposium on nanomedicine and biotechnology together with China at Sahand University of Technology in Tabriz.The symposium is scheduled for 16-19 April 2018 at Sahand University of Technology in Tabriz. A number of top researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences will take part in the event. During the symposium, the prominent...

Iran to hold national conf. on micro-, nano-technologies

Iran to hold national conf. on micro-, nano-technologies

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC) announced that Iran will hold first national conference on micro-technology and nano-technology on May 10, 2018.The first national conference on micro-technology and nano-technology with focus on nano-material, nano-bio-technology, nano-composites, and the use of nano-technology in renewable energy sources, and...

Researchers produce antibacterial analgesic cream

Researchers produce antibacterial analgesic cream

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian researchers at a knowledge-based company have produced an analgesic cream with antibacterial properties that is applicable for rheumatic patients.The produced analgesic cream with antibacterial properties contains silver nanoparticles and is currently available in the market. The presence of silver nanoparticles has increased the penetration of...

Iranian researchers optimize fuel cells

Iranian researchers optimize fuel cells

TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian researchers at Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) have developed a kind of nano membrane that considerably improves the performance of direct-methanol fuel cells (DMFCs).Direct-methanol fuel cells or DMFCs are a recent addition to fuel cell technologies which convert methanol into electrical energy directly and without combustion...

Iranian researchers develop ‘smart’ color system

Iranian researchers develop ‘smart’ color system

TEHRAN, Jan. 04 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian researchers at Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) have developed a smart color system that changes the surface color when an outside stimulus is applied. Naeimeh Shirkabii, the project manager, said her team has managed to develop a smart color system by using photonic crystal nanofoams. “In terms of its chemical structure, the system...

Researchers use dragonheads to treat Alzheimer's

Researchers use dragonheads to treat Alzheimer's

TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian researchers used Dracocephalum’s extract to synthesize gold nanoparticles that can be used in treatment of Alzheimer's disease.Niloufar Dorosti, the project manager, told Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC) that in the research, Dracocephalum’s extract was used to revive gold metal ions into metal nanoparticles. After the required...

Researchers use nanoparticles to modify concrete structure

Researchers use nanoparticles to modify concrete structure

TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (Press Shia) – Iranian researchers from Sharif University of Technology studied the possibility of using nanoparticles to modify concrete structures by applying various types of nanomaterials. According to Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC), this research also determined the optimum amount of nanoparticles and it can be used in industrial scale in the future. ...

Nanoparticles improved to absorb wider range of light

Nanoparticles improved to absorb wider range of light

TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (Press Shia) – Iranian researchers used carbon nanotubes to improve the optical performance of titanium oxide nanoparticles, the results of which have applications in electronic industry. Titanium dioxide is considered as a highly efficient and desirable semiconductor among all oxide semiconductors. Production of these semiconductors in form of nanoparticles significantly...