The two winners of Nanochallenge and Polymerchallenge 2009 were announced on Friday, 27 November 2009. After two days of presentation the international jury made a decision choosing the two winners among the eight finalist teams.
NanoTecnologie per materiali metallici e polimerici
3 luglio 2009, ore 9:00 VEGA Park - Venezia
Giornata di disseminazione dei risultati ottenuti nei progetti finanziati dalla Regione Veneto nel campo dei materiali innovativi metallici e polimerici applicabili in diversi settori quali meccanica e meccatronica, edilizia, sport system, packaging e coatings
€ 600.000 awarded to the winners of the 4th edition of Nanochallenge and Polymerchallenge by Veneto Nanotech and IMAST.
ThunderNiL for the nanotechnology category, with a technology which is able to drastically improve data storage on DVDs and the performances of photovoltaic panels, and Chismatech for the polymers category, with an innovative polymer harder than carbon and design structure tougher than any honey comb sandwich.