Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopes (SNOM or NSOM) offer far greater resolution than traditional optical microscopes. Conducting experiments using SNOM, feedback mechanisms, Photon Scanning...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1205 | 21 Apr 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the defence and security industries. Using gold nanoparticles in sensors for chemical and biological warfare agents, destroying warfare...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1337 | 1 Aug 2005
Asemblon, Inc. is a Seattle area company specializing in the emerging field
of self-assembled monolayers or SAMs.
Our two areas of business are the production of high purity alkanethiols for...
The delivery, manipulation and assembly of functional
materials such as metal nanoparticles into predefined architectures and
patterns is of great interest in nanotechnology. Nanoscale patterns...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=4684 | 10 Aug 2007
Protein−carbohydrate interactions play a crucial role in many biological processes such as cell−cell recognition and receptor−ligand interactions and catalysis. This thesis...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=18357 | 5 Jul 2010
In a Micro Contact Printing process, inked chemicals are transferred from an elastomeric stamp to a novel metal surface to build up a Self Assembling Monolayer (SAM). A SAM can be used as an etching...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2767 | 17 Jan 2011
In order to maintain the current trend towards smaller and more efficient electronic devices, there is a strong drive towards producing smaller electronic components for these devices. This is...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3212 | 21 Feb 2013
Major applications and strategies of tip functionalization are analyzed. Methods are described for force-volume molecular recognition mapping and single point force measurements. Results indicate that...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2801 | 5 Apr 2011
High-resolution imaging has been the primary feature that attracts researchers’ attention to scanning probe microscopy (SPM), yet there are still outstanding questions regarding this function of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2856 | 11 May 2011
In addition to lithographic techniques like photolithography and electron beam lithography used commonly in producing nanotechnology related devices, a rapidly emerging technique is soft lithography.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1829 | 22 Jan 2007