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Jan 28th, 2015 Everything you need to know about nanopesticidesONAMI Member Researcher Stacey Harper has never been a farmer. In wooded Alsea, Oregon, Harper is more likely to be found hunting elk than sowing seeds. Rather, it’s Harper’s work in the laboratory that links her to the soil. A scientist at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon, Harper is doggedly researching tiny, human-made substances called nanoparticles ... Read More >>

Jan 26th, 2015 Perpetua raises $3 million in new investment fundsPORTLAND, OR –– Perpetua Power Source Technologies, Inc., leading manufacturer of renewable energy solutions and ONAMI Commercialization Fund Program gap company, announced it has closed a $3 million investment led by current investors and joined by NextSteps Capital. Perpetua will utilize the funding to continue to enhance its products and expand its production capabilities. ... Read More >>

Jan 26th, 2015 Perpetua announces wearable thermoelectric technology spin-offPerpetua Power Source Technologies, Inc. will continue to build on its momentum in the industrial wireless sensor markets, while the new spin-off, Thermogen Technologies, Inc., will strategically focus on the rapidly expanding wearables and IoT markets. ... Read More >>

Dec 19th, 2014 ONAMI researchers look into the 'maze' of connections in photoactive quantum dotsUniversity of Oregon professors Mark Lonergan and Andrew Marcus, both ONAMI members, working with Swedish researchers, used modified UO spectroscopy equipment at UO to see how captured sunlight can be converted into electricity. ... Read More >>

Dec 9th, 2014 ONAMI researcher elected as 2014 Fellow to AAASONAMI member researcher and OSU professor of Chemistry Vince Remcho and two other OSU faculty members have been elected to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society and a publisher of peer-reviewed journals. ... Read More >>

Dec 5th, 2014 New type of semiconductor could change face of consumer electronicsAdvances in semiconductor material and design by ONAMI member and Oregon State University Professor John Wager may be about to shake up the field of consumer electronics. ... Read More >>

Dec 3rd, 2014 Atmospheric carbon dioxide used for energy storage productsOregon State University professor Xiulei (David) Ji, an ONAMI member, is lead author of a just-published in Nano Energy whose findings report a fascinating new way to take some of the atmospheric carbon dioxide that’s causing the greenhouse effect and use it to make an advanced, high-value material for use in energy storage products. ... Read More >>

Dec 1st, 2014 University-industry collaboration points to imporved nanomaterialsA potential path to identify imperfections and improve the quality of nanomaterials for use in next-generation solar cells has emerged from a collaboration by the University of Oregon lab of ONAMI member researcher and UO professor George Nazin and industry researchers with Voxtel Nanophotonics. ... Read More >>

Nov 19th, 2014 New advance in cryopreservation could change management of world blood suppliesONAMI member and Oregon State University researcher Adam Higgins has identified a method to rapidly prepare frozen red blood cells for transfusions, which may offer an important new way to manage blood ... Read More >>

Nov 14th, 2014 ONAMI gap fund startup ESS gains recognition and momentumONAMI gap fund program startup Energy Storage Systems was the winner at this week's Seattle Angel Conference and, closer to home, will be honored next week by Sustainable Business Oregon with its "Innovation in Sustainability" award. ... Read More >>

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