Phenom™: stunning images, high throughput, ease of use
Phenom™, world’s fastest Desktop Scanning Electron Microscope takes your imaging performance to a higher level. The Phenom...
Article - 19 Aug 2008
FEI Company's Phenom(TM), a new type of microscope, proves to be a valuable and cost-effective instrument for imaging and classification of diatoms at the Dutch Water Treatment and Control...
News - 17 Jun 2009
Scientists in Canada and India are proposing a surprising new solution to
the global energy crisis - "milking" oil from the tiny, single-cell algae known
as diatoms, renowned for their...
News - 16 Oct 2008
Diatoms, mighty microscopic algae, have profound influence on climate, producing
20 percent of the oxygen we breathe by capturing atmospheric carbon and in so
doing, countering the greenhouse...
News - 19 Oct 2009
Diatoms are microalgae that are responsible for nearly a quarter of the oxygen
we breathe, but how does their glass-like skeleton develop? Researchers from
CNRS and ENS Paris have solved...
News - 17 Oct 2008
With the appearance of gracefully swooping beams of light or a colorful array
of feathers, a dazzling photo of Pleurosigma (marine diatoms) has won the 2008
Nikon Small World Photomicrography...
News - 14 Mar 2007
The three-dimensional shells of tiny ocean creatures could provide the foundation for novel electronic devices, including gas sensors able to detect pollution faster and more efficiently than...
News - 22 Jan 2008
Denizens of oceans, lakes and even wet soil, diatoms are
unicellular algae that encase themselves in intricately patterned,
glass-like shells. Curiously, these tiny phytoplankton could be
Article - 26 Nov 2003
Sandia National Laboratories researchers are developing complex nanomaterials that look strikingly similar to the microstructures of diatoms and seashells. The materials may have potential for a wide...
News - 3 Nov 2009
Our breakfast egg is a peculiarity of nature: a single cell protected by
a thin mineral layer. Apart from a number of tiny radiolaria and diatoms, individual
cells normally do not have a hard...