Features
The Operating Principle and Key Applications of Mass Spectrometry

The Operating Principle and Key Applications of Mass Spectrometry

Mass spectrometry is revolutionising the scientific understanding of matter allowing for breakthroughs in the fields of astronomy, biology, material science and medicine.

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Graphene Lightbulb Developed by National Graphene Institute Spin-Off Company

Graphene Lightbulb Developed by National Graphene Institute Spin-Off Company

A strategic partnership between the NGI at the University of Manchester and a spin-off company has led to the development of a new graphene-based lightbulb with lower energy emissions, minimal manufacturing costs and a longer lifetime.

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University of Manchester’s National Graphene Institute Officially Opened by George Osborne

University of Manchester’s National Graphene Institute Officially Opened by George Osborne

The Chancellor of the Exchequer was invited to open the recently completed £61m National Graphene Institute at the University of Manchester on Friday 20th March.

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Can Graphene be Used in Batteries and Supercapacitors for Energy Storage?

Can Graphene be Used in Batteries and Supercapacitors for Energy Storage?

Nanomaterials, and graphene in particular, have been attracting significant interest as potential game changers for energy storage.

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The History and Working Principle of the Scanning Electron Microscope

The History and Working Principle of the Scanning Electron Microscope

Scanning electron microscopy uses a finely focused beam of electrons in order to produce a high resolution image of a sample.

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Interviews

Graphene Commercialisation: An Interview with Dr. Ania Servant

In this Thought Leader interview, Dr Ania Servant from the National Graphene Institute (NGI) at the University of Manchester, talks to AZoNano about the challenges standing in the way of Graphene commercialisation.

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Multifunctional Atomic Force Microscopes (AFM) from Hitachi High-Tech Science

Kanji Nagasawa, Executive Director of Hitachi High-Tech Science, speaks to AZoM.com about the company's new products, the AFM5100N and AFM5300E, and how Hitachi High-Tech Science Corporation operates within the Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) industry.

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Chemical Nano-Analytics with Nano-FTIR

In this interview, Rainer Hillenbrand, Nanooptics Group leader at CIC nanoGune and co-founder of neaspec, talks to AZoNano about the incredible possibilities of nano-FTIR, which neaspec implements in their neaSNOM near-field microscope.

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Nanoscale Chemical Mapping with Bruker's Inspire

In this interview, Thomas Mueller talks about the development of the new Inspire™ system and the PeakForce IR method, which uses sSNOM technology to generate high-resolution chemical maps.

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The Features and Benefits of the Low Temp PanScan

Adam Kollin, President of RHK Technology, talks to AZoNano.com about the features and benefits of the Low Temp PanScan.

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