The consistency of soldered connections in electronic packaging relies on mechanical integrity, which in turn depends on mechanical properties.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3829 | 3 Apr 2014
Instrumented indentation, also dubbed as nanoindentation, is an important technique used for measuring the mechanical properties of materials and can be conducted in situ, even on the circuit board...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3827 | 3 Apr 2014
Graphene and its derivatives are gaining interest as a potential material for nanoelectronics. From an assembly perspective, both single-layer graphene (SLG) and few-layer graphene (FLG) have high...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3789 | 13 Feb 2014
Magnesium (Mg) is strong, stiff, and lightweight, which make it the most widely used element in engineered structures after iron and aluminum. Its strength and stiffness can be further improved when...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3788 | 13 Feb 2014
Porosity plays a key role in the physical and mechanical properties of materials. The physical properties include instance, compression and tensile strength, density, and thermal conduction or...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3817 | 10 Mar 2014
In a number of materials, the plastic stress that can be sustained depends on strain rate through a power-law relationship: higher stresses are sustained with higher strain rates and vice versa.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3818 | 10 Mar 2014
Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced that the University of Northern Iowa has purchased an Agilent 5500 atomic force microscope (AFM) for electrical characterization and materials science...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5843 | 7 Feb 2008
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that the Department of Electrical Engineering at South Dakota State University (SDSU) has installed three additional scientific-grade atomic force...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20830 | 6 Dec 2010
Technologies Inc. today announced that it has acquired the Nano Instruments
business unit of MTS Systems Corp. The acquisition will strengthen Agilent's
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6706 | 1 Jul 2008
Agilent Technologies Inc. announced it has signed an agreement to acquire TILL Photonics GmbH and has completed the acquisition of Colloidal Dynamics. Both companies will join the recently created...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6001 | 4 Mar 2008