Initially introduced as an accessory to scanning tunneling microscopy (STM), atomic force microscopy (AFM) has become an advanced and most valuable scanning probe technique broadly used in academic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1533 | 10 Mar 2006
Microphase Co., Ltd. (Japan) and Grafen Chemical Industries Co. have entered into a strategic alliance to cooperate on the development, production and commercialization of chemical vapor deposition...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28370 | 25 Sep 2013
Traditionally electrical charges are carried and sometimes shielded using metal but this isn't ideal- especially if the current has to run past or through explosive material like petrol tanks. The...
TappingMode imaging is the most versatile mode of atomic force microscopy in conditions where a fluid layer severely limits the applicability of both, contact mode and non-contact techniques....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2095 | 2 Apr 2008
The Innova SPM from Bruker is an ideal instrument for high resolution imaging of delicate samples. In addition, the Innova combines this outstanding core performance with generous data acquisition...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2096 | 3 Apr 2008
mPhase Technologies, Inc. today announced it has entered into an agreement with Lucent Technologies to develop nanotechnology-based power cell technology. Posted March 17 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=654 | 22 Mar 2004
Work by a team of chemical engineers at Penn State and Rice University may lead to a new class of inexpensive organic solar cells.
"Imagine if you could make solar cells as easily as...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28096 | 22 Aug 2013
In the experiment discussed here the thin layer of diblock copolymer is formed by spin-coating from solution. Sarfus was used to investigate the surface structure of the diblock copolymer.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2373 | 6 Sep 2009
When it comes to designing extremely water-repellent surfaces, shape and size matter. That's the finding of a group of scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28551 | 22 Oct 2013
Like crystals, by making periodic structures, devices such as optoelectric devices, information storage, and optic sensors can be created. In this note, to achieve such periodic structures (or...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2513 | 15 Feb 2010