Compact Discs (CD) and Digital Versatile Discs (DVD) are popular data storage now. The information unit of CD/DVD is so called pit. Properties of the stamper that make the pit and the pit itself are...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1542 | 4 May 2006
Directly measuring the topography of bits on DVD masters and replicas with an Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) is useful for quality control and process development.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1505 | 16 Feb 2006
The nanoelectronics sector is expected to be one of the most lucrative areas of the nanotechnology marketplace. Current and future markets, nanotechnology methods with industry potential, technical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1324 | 25 Jul 2005
Scanning probe microscopes (SPMs) are instruments that measure properties of surfaces. They include atomic force microscopes (AFMs) and scanning tunnelling microscopes (STMs). SPMs are the most...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1527 | 8 Mar 2006
Scientists have made a development that brings the possibility of using multiwalled carbon nanotubes to make denser, more efficient data storage devices, a step closer. Posted August 11 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=305 | 15 Dec 2003
While the demand for ever-smaller electronic devices has spurred the miniaturization of a variety of technologies, one area has lagged behind in this downsizing revolution: energy-storage units,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26669 | 20 Feb 2013
What is nanotechnology? How will it affect our lives? And, why should we care?
These are just a few of the questions addressed in Talking Nano, a wide-ranging
6-DVD set that includes...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9732 | 4 Feb 2009
At the scale of a billionth of a meter, the nanoworld is taking shape. CNRS
Images has just released "Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies", its second
thematic DVD, to answer all our questions...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=7496 | 6 Sep 2008
This video engages students with a demonstration of how an Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) is used to image the surface of a DVD.
From mid-February 2009, EthicSchool
distributes 500 e-learning DVDs on Ethics of Nanotechnology and of Converging
Technologies for free to lecturers giving courses on Ethics of Science and...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9766 | 5 Feb 2009