Assembly, packaging, and testing activities account for 85% of the cost of many microsystems. This is primarily due to the lack of backend standards or general methodology. This presentation focuses...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2749 | 15 Dec 2010
The challenge of micro- and nano-fabrication lies in the difficulties and costs associated with patterning at such high resolution. Instead of relying on tradition fabrication techniques -- largely...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2752 | 22 Dec 2010
A crystalline material such as gold undergoing a permanent change in shape when loaded mechanically is the result of crystal plasticity. The scientific inquiry for the ideal strength against plastic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2748 | 13 Dec 2010
Professor Chopra's research combines expertise in nano/microfabrication, nanostructure growth, materials chemistry, and characterization and spectroscopic techniques to develop novel nanoscale...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2747 | 13 Dec 2010
Professor Khine from University of California, Irvine proposed a simple, ultra-rapid, and robust method to create large areas of nanowrinkles as well as sharp high surface area bimetallic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2733 | 25 Nov 2010
This short review article overviewes a simple but useful method to fabricate 3-D dense-array nanostructures with good regularity of pattern, size, and shape over a large sample area.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2714 | 20 Oct 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.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2701 | 19 Sep 2010
Several different lithography techniques exist that allow modification of material surfaces during or after their microfabrication. One of the most versatile of these techniques probably is the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2426 | 19 Oct 2009
Future nano-devices are expected to underpin many of the technologies that society relies on, ranging from household electronics to medical implants. 'Self-assembly' holds great promise as a technique...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2413 | 1 Oct 2009
Optical lithography has driven many of the advances in nano-scale manufacturing, with its ability to print ever smaller features as the technology matures.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2389 | 16 Sep 2009