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Micronit Installs EVG 6200 Semi-Automated Nanoimprint Lithography System at Enschede Facility

Micronit Installs EVG 6200 Semi-Automated Nanoimprint Lithography System at Enschede Facility

EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced that it has delivered an EVG®6200 semi-automated mask alignment system to Micronit, a manufacturer of lab-on-a-chip products used in life sciences applications, such as molecular diagnostics and point-of-care, as well as micro-processed glass substrates for MEMS applications. [More]
Nanocrystalline Silicon Membranes Help Shrink the Power Source for Chip-Sized Electroosmotic Pumps

Nanocrystalline Silicon Membranes Help Shrink the Power Source for Chip-Sized Electroosmotic Pumps

The ability to shrink laboratory-scale processes to automated chip-sized systems would revolutionize biotechnology and medicine. For example, inexpensive and highly portable devices that process blood samples to detect biological agents such as anthrax are needed by the U.S. military and for homeland security efforts. [More]
New Method Paves Way to Design Better Lab-on-a-Chip Devices

New Method Paves Way to Design Better Lab-on-a-Chip Devices

UCLA chemists for the first time have employed magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) — a technique normally reserved for medical clinicians peering inside the human body — to better measure the temperature of gases inside a catalytic reactor. [More]
Ostendum Recognized with Frost & Sullivan Award for Lab-on-a-Chip Nanodevices Development

Ostendum Recognized with Frost & Sullivan Award for Lab-on-a-Chip Nanodevices Development

Based on its recent analysis of the Lab-on-a-Chip (LOC) nanodevices market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Ostendum R&D BV (Ostendum) with the 2013 European Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation Leadership. Ostendum is a group of companies focused on the development and production of fast, highly sensitive, portable, easy-to-use and cost-effective biosensors for the instantaneous detection of micro-organisms and biomolecules, including biomarkers, proteins and nucleic acids. [More]
Dolomite Exhibit Two New Microfluidic Devices at MicroTAS

Dolomite Exhibit Two New Microfluidic Devices at MicroTAS

Microfluidics specialist Dolomite will be showcasing two groundbreaking devices, Telos and Mitos Dropix, on booth #6 at the 17th International Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (MicroTAS) in Freiburg, Germany, from the 27th to the 31st October. [More]
Inexpensive Lab on a Chip Embedded in Plant Stems Can Accurately Measure Soil Moisture Levels

Inexpensive Lab on a Chip Embedded in Plant Stems Can Accurately Measure Soil Moisture Levels

Crop growers, wine grape and other fruit growers, food processors and even concrete makers all benefit from water sensors for accurate, steady and numerous moisture readings. But current sensors are large, may cost thousands of dollars and often must be read manually. [More]
New Technology to Quantitatively Observe Cellular Processes Taking Place on Lab-on-a-Chip

New Technology to Quantitatively Observe Cellular Processes Taking Place on Lab-on-a-Chip

A team of scientists from The University of Texas at Arlington and MIT has figured out how to quantitatively observe cellular processes taking place on so-called “lab on a chip” devices in a silicon environment. [More]
Novel Microfluidic Device Holds Promise as Low-Cost, Portable Malaria-Detection Device

Novel Microfluidic Device Holds Promise as Low-Cost, Portable Malaria-Detection Device

Researchers at MIT have found a way to detect early-stage malarial infection of blood cells by measuring changes in the infected cells’ electrical properties. [More]

Nanoscale Plasma Processing Seminars - co-hosted by Oxford Instruments and Cornell University

Leader in the manufacture of plasma etch and deposition systems, Oxford Instruments is continuing its successful programme of Seminars with ‘Nanoscale Plasma Processing’ at Cornell University, Ithaca, USA ... [More]

RUSNANOPRIZE Nomination Process Reveals Great Emerging Technologies in Russia

Nanotechnological Society of Russia is involved in the process of attracting strong potential applicants for the RUSNANOPRIZE Award 2013. It occurred to be a good possibility to meet break-through industrial technolog... [More]
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