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World's blackest coating material makes its debut in space

World's blackest coating material makes its debut in space

Newhaven, UK, May 12, 2016 --- The ultra-black Vantablack surface coating material has made its space debut in an optical instrument on board the Kent Ridge 1 satellite. The material’s ability to...

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"Paint it (Vanta) black" - the world's blackest material is now in spray form

"Paint it (Vanta) black" - the world's blackest material is now in spray form

* new applications include consumer products such as cameras, and luxury goods

Newhaven, UK, March 11, 2016 --- A whole range of products can now take advantage of Vantablack’s astonishing...

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I can’t see you – Vantablack® S-VIS at the Science Museum

I can’t see you – Vantablack® S-VIS at the Science Museum

March 01 2016 --- The broad applicability of Vantablack® S-VIS is now available for all to see (or not) at the Science Museum in London. The spray-on version of Surrey NanoSystems’ Vantablack...

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British breakthrough in world’s darkest material launched at Farnborough International

British breakthrough in world’s darkest material launched at Farnborough International

Sensitive electro-optical imaging and target-acquisition systems will achieve new levels of  range and sensitivity performance thanks to a UK company’s breakthrough in developing a ‘super black’...

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UK NANOMATERIALS COMPANY MAKES DARK MATERIAL BREAKTHROUGH

UK NANOMATERIALS COMPANY MAKES DARK MATERIAL BREAKTHROUGH

Surrey NanoSystems' unique nanotechnology processing know-how has been used to deposit the world's blackest material on lightweight, temperature-sensitive substrates. Its new 'super black' coating...

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NanoTube Black - The Blackest Black

NanoTube Black - The Blackest Black

ABSL, NPL and Surrey NanoSystems have combined capabilities to produce Nanotube black, a nanostructured black coating exhibiting the lowest measured reflectance across the IR spectrum. The...

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Surrey NanoSystems secures £4.5m funding to commercialize next-generation semiconductor fabrication technologies

Surrey NanoSystems has raised third round funding of £4.5 million (~US$7.1m) - one of the largest amounts secured by any UK semiconductor-focused company in the last year - from a consortium led...

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Novel nanomaterial system will help create materials of the future - for applications from semiconductors to energy conversion

Surrey NanoSystems announces the first sales of its innovative new nanomaterial growth system, the NanoGrowth-Catalyst, to the École Polytechnique of Montreal, and the University of Surrey's...

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Nanomaterial growth platform's end-to-end processing purity offers breakthrough for developers targetting commercial manufacturing

Today, Surrey NanoSystems sets a new benchmark for the production of nanomaterials with the launch of an automated and exceptionally versatile growth platform, NanoGrowth-Catalyst. Incorporating...

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£2.5m funding to commercialize breakthrough carbon nanotube interconnection process for next-generation semiconductors

Surrey NanoSystems has secured second round funding of £2.5 million (~US$4.2m) from Octopus Ventures, IP Group, The University of Surrey and other investors. The capital will help to commercialize...

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