BASF Buys Nanowire Technology From Seashell Technology

San Diego-based Seashell Technology, a developer of nanotechnology in the nanowire area, has sold the technology, patents, and other rights to its silver nanowire technology to chemical giant BASF. According to the companies, BASF is using the acquisition to extend its solutions for the display industry. Financial terms of the technology acquisition were not announced. Seasheel is led by David Schultz.