Article - 26 Nov 2003
Cornell University researchers have built the worlds smallest playable guitar. The nanoguitar has silicon bars for 'strings'. The strings are 150 by 200 nanometres in cross-section and range from 6 to...
News - 29 Jun 2015
The 11th June saw the formal opening of a new state-of-the-art cryo scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and analysis suite at the Quorum headquarters in Laughton, East Sussex.
The facility was...
News - 10 Apr 2013
Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation, a leading developer of RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics, announced the results of its Phase I clinical trial with TKM-PLK1, an RNAi therapeutic for the...
News - 4 Jul 2013
A layer of graphene can reduce the working temperature in hotspots inside a processor by up to 25 percent – which can significantly extend the working life of computers and other electronics....
Article - 3 Oct 2006
The nanoTensile 5000 automated test system from Hysitron combines enables simplified small-scale tensile testing with a state-of-the-art instrument which, in its design, inherently solves the various...
Article - 23 Sep 2003
It is the properties and structure of buckytubes and other fullerene materials that make them of interest. Electrical, thermal and mechanical properties are covered as are chemistry and molecular...
Article - 19 Sep 2010
IBN's single-step fabrication technique obviates the time-consuming and labor-intensive lithography process for nano-scale device fabrication, and enhances the fabrication accuracy and yield.
Article - 26 Jul 2006
The MFP-3D-BIO is a high-performance Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) designed specifically for biological applications. It is a versatile AFM that combines molecular resolution imaging and pN...
Article - 23 Mar 2010
This article provides an introductory overview on the stabilization of nonmaterial by biological entities. Depending on the site of stabilization, they have been categorized into two groups as in vivo...
Article - 1 Jul 2006
Scientific and commercial interest in the manufacture of nanostructured materials has greatly increased since the discovery of their importance for numerous applications. Degussa now occupies a...