Strem Chemicals has embraced the emerging area of nanotechnology and formed a collaboration with the Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kohlenforschung to offer aluminum oxide (Al2O3) alumina nanopowder
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2277 | 24 Jan 2009
Metal-oxide interfaces are important in fields such as microelectronics. Researchers have characterised a palladium film interface using scanning tunnelling microscopy and calculated the adhesion...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1247 | 26 May 2005
Particle size measurement with laser technology (Laser Scattering or Diffraction/Laser-Granulometry) ensures several advantages. They include: simple operation, short analysis time, repeatability and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2984 | 1 Mar 2012
Ultrathin 2.5nm high-k aluminium oxide (Al2O3) films on p-type silicon (001) deposited by atomic layer deposition (ALD) were investigated with noncontact atomic force microscopy (NC-AFM) in ultrahigh...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1862 | 23 Feb 2007
This article summarises some results obtained in a recent study of various Cr2O3 thin films prepared by reactive RF sputtering. Nanoindentation studies combined with scanning force microscopy (SFM)...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1803 | 5 Dec 2006
Oxford Instruments’ FlexAL product family provides a new range of flexibility and capability in the engineering of nanoscale structures and devices by offering remote plasma Atomic Layer Deposition...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1758 | 11 Oct 2006
Using nanomaterials in surface coatings can improve abrasion resistance without significantly effecting optical clarity, gloss, color or physical properties additionally, Nanophase’s brand of ceria,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1729 | 13 Sep 2006
This article examines a novel platinum-alumina catalyst that allows removal by oxidation of harmful volatile organic compounds present in factory exhaust gases. The reaction temperature is 100ºC lower...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1693 | 15 Aug 2006
As semiconductors get smaller the need for advanced CMP slurries becomes a requirement that cannot be met by past slurries provided for semiconductor polishing. Nanophase’s brand of ceria, mixed rare...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1645 | 18 Jul 2006
Nanomaterials can be introduced into a variety of oral care products to impart antimicrobial and anti-irritant properties without sacrificing flow, texture or color. Incorporating NanoGard® zinc oxide...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1644 | 18 Jul 2006