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
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
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
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
By Cameron Chai
A group of researchers under the supervision of a professor at the University of California, Riverside Bourns College of Engineering has found that semiconductor nanowire laser...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=22907 | 7 Jul 2011
Manufacturing technology is ever-changing, and the industrial revolution of
the past, which heavily relied on the assembly line, is not the one of the present,
which now relies on...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10318 | 10 Mar 2009
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
Futuristic discs with a storage capacity 2,000 times that of current DVDs
could be just around the corner, thanks to new research from Swinburne
University of Technology. For the first time...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11620 | 20 May 2009
Instrutech vacuum gauges, controllers and modules provide highly reliable vacuum measurement and control solutions for a wide range of industrial vacuum processes...
As cell phones and computers continue to shrink, many companies are seeking better ways to store hundreds of gigabytes of data in small, low-power devices.
A special type of liquid crystal,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=18180 | 23 Jun 2010