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When nanotech meets quantum physics in one dimension

New experiment supports long-predicted “Luttinger liquid” model
Thu, 2014-01-23 14:10

How would electrons behave if confined to a wire so slender they could pass through it only in single-file?

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Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-4201

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Contact: Guillaume Gervais
Organization: Department of Physics
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DNA ‘cages’ may aid drug delivery

Researchers find nanostructures made of DNA strands can encapsulate, release small-molecule drugs
Tue, 2013-09-03 11:49

Nanoscale “cages” made from strands of DNA can encapsulate small-molecule drugs and release them in response to a specific stimulus, McGill University researchers report in a new study.

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Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-4201

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Contact: Hanadi Sleiman
Organization: Department of Chemistry
Office Phone: 514-398-2633
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Source Site: /newsroom

A step toward optical transistors?

McGill researchers demonstrate new way to control light in semiconductor nanocrystals
Tue, 2013-04-09 12:02

As demand for computing and communication capacity surges, the global communication infrastructure struggles to keep pace, since the light signals transmitted through fiber-optic lines must still be processed electronically, creating a bottleneck in telecommunications networks.

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Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations, McGill University
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Office Phone: 514-398-4201

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Contact: Patanjali Kambhampati
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ISS Winter Networking Event- Bringing Your Technology to Market: Devices and Systems

Thu, 2013-03-07 16:00 - 21:00
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Bringing Your Technology to Market

Theme : Bringing Sensor Technology to Market

More information to come soon!

TOPICS 

  • Process of introducing a new device in the market 
  • Introduction of basic concepts regarding the process
  • Description of successful case

CONTENT
 

Invited speakers from industry and universities
Student photo exhibition and competition

-Prizes!

-Career exploration!

PHOTO SUBMISSION

Submit your Image by Fe

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ISS Seminar 1

Thu, 2012-09-20 15:00 - 17:00
Adams Building : Room 5, 3450 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E8

Environmental Applications and Implications of Engineered Nanoparticles by Prof. Subhosis Ghoshal of McGill University’s Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics

And another speaker and topic to be announced shortly.

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Contact: Rowena Franklin
Organization: NSERC-CREATE ISS Training Program / MIAM
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Office Phone: 514-398-8718
Source Site: /miam