Breakthrough in Nanoresearch – Quantum chains in graphene nanoribbons

Empa researchers, together with colleagues from the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz and other partners, have achieved a breakthrough that could in future be used for precise nanotransistors or – in the distant future – possibly even quantum computers, as the team reports in the current issue of the scientific journal “Nature” … More Breakthrough in Nanoresearch – Quantum chains in graphene nanoribbons

PaaPii Design does not want to be like the masses

When someone from Australia rings you up and tells you they want to sell your designs, you might want to consider scaling up production. PaaPii Design took note. For Anniina Isokangas, entrepreneurship was the absolute last resort. “I feel like I lack all qualities that are normally expected of those who become self-employed,” she says … More PaaPii Design does not want to be like the masses

India: amended TUFS offer wider financial gains to textile industry

The Union Ministry of Textiles recently introduced Amended Technology Upgradation Funds Scheme (ATUFS) that will offer wider financial and operational benefits to all textile players. The scheme, first introduced in 1999, to improve operational efficiency of textile units, was later upgraded to encourage new investments in the sector. The scheme has so far, attracted billions … More India: amended TUFS offer wider financial gains to textile industry