Article - 27 Apr 2005
Microelectrode (MEAs) and nanoelectrode arrays can be used to study the activities of whole cells and tissues. This article looks at lab-on-a-chip projects using 3C-SiC technology, solid-state MEAs,...
Article - 8 Jan 2015
Current-sensing atomic force microscopy (CSAFM) is an extended SPM mode used for simultaneously probing the conductivity and topography of a sample. By combining the advantages of scanning tunneling...
Article - 6 Oct 2005
Using Accelyrs' CASTEP software, researchers studied the role of oxygen on the structural and optoelectronic properties of silicon nanodots. Results provided by the sotware package agreed closely with...
Article - 13 Dec 2004
Public funding for nanotechnology is strongest in the US, although the Japanese government also invests large sums in this area. Government funding in other global regions is also described,...
Article - 14 Nov 2007
The conductive and field emission properties of individual single and multi-walled carbon nanotubes, grown by chemical vapour and supercritical fluid deposition techniques, have been assessed using an...
Article - 31 Jan 2010
Professor Narayan and his colleague at Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina and North Carolina State University have recently performed several studies to examine...
Article - 27 Aug 2005
Carbon nanotubes, also called Buckytubes, are cylinders made up of pure carbon molecules, whose unique properties make them very attractive to many different industries. A definition of carbon...
Article - 10 Feb 2005
This article looks at the manufacturing process for carbon nanotubes and also considers their composition, classification and properties. Also discussed are commercial applications for nanotubes,...
Article - 21 Jan 2014
The modular design of the WITec microscope series enables the attachment of a time correlated single photon counting module to the alpha300 or alpha5oo confocal microscope series.
Article - 4 Mar 2009
AIST-NT's OmegaScope 1000 has been designed to be easily integrated with optical instruments such as Raman spectrometers, UV-VIS adsorption spectrometers etc.