Article - 1 Jun 2011
Gas plasma technology is a process commonly used for treating surfaces prior to surface modification. It can be used for precision cleaning and activatation, decontamination of surfaces, to promote...
Article - 8 Apr 2011
BioMEMS are used for applying microdevices to medical and biological issues. Technologies in the BioMEMS sector utilize the advancements in micromachining and microfabrication to generate cheaper,...
Article - 16 Jan 2011
Hot embossing technology is a low cost, flexible fabrication method, which has demonstrated polymer high aspect ratio microstructures as well as nanoimprinting patterns. It uses polymer substrates to...
Article - 22 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...
Article - 11 Jan 2007
The most promising system for sorting stem cells from other cells uses a MEMS based massively parallel microfluidics system incorporated onto a sterile single chip that is designed for single usage.
Article - 4 Aug 2006
CPI envisages a future society comprising adaptive, calm and intelligent homes, communities and work environments. Cenamps aim is to take advantage of the expected needs for new micro and nano...
Article - 28 Nov 2005
Reducing drug development costs is a major issue for the pharmaceutical sector. CPI, in a collaboration with other researchers are working on an automated system for screening drug metabolism that...
Article - 28 Jul 2005
Nanotechnology methods and devices will bring big changes to the agricultural, veterinary and healthcare sectors. Nanosensors, automated drug delivery systems, microfluidics, biocompatible...
Article - 26 Jul 2005
Nanotechnology is set to play an important role in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors for humans and animals. How nanoparticles, microfluidic devices, biochips, nanoshells, nanocapsules,...
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Biochips (or microarrays) are already being used in various ways in the agricultural, veterinary, healthcare and medical sectors. The many different industry applications - in both agriculture and...