The Digital Pulsed Force Mode (DPFM) provides new perspectives for materials research on the nanometer scale. Its ability to store the full tip-sample interaction during an AFM imaging process allows...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2032 | 7 Nov 2007
Characterization of heterogeneous systems on the nanometer scale continues to grow in importance and to impact key applications in the field of materials science (phase segregated systems),...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2033 | 7 Nov 2007
PMMA is a non water soluble polymer that can be synthesized in a very controllable way by different polymerization techniques, with a narrow molecular distribution and it is easily functionalizable....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2399 | 22 Sep 2009
It has been shown that the indentation creep can be easily determined using the CSM Instruments Micro and Nano Indentation Tester (MHT and NHT). The indentation creep coefficient is defined as the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1801 | 5 Dec 2006
The nanoIR system from Anasys Instruments enables IR Spectroscopy with 100 nm spatial resolution. It also provides high resolution topographic, mechanical, chemical, and thermal mapping. Applications...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2922 | 19 Jul 2011
Nanometrix Inc. has announced a breakthrough in ultra thin "photo resist" and dielectrics for semiconductors. They have has been successful in producing films of photo resist on silicon wafers ¡Ü 25nm...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1441 | 21 Nov 2005
Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopes (SNOM or NSOM) offer far greater resolution than traditional optical microscopes. Conducting experiments using SNOM, feedback mechanisms, Photon Scanning...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1205 | 21 Apr 2005
Evident Technologies announced today that it is the first company to make commercially available a composite of quantum dots (semiconductor nanocrystals) in common polymers and matrix materials....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=647 | 19 Mar 2004
Materials fortified with carbon nanotubes are strongest when the embedded filaments run parallel to each other, but electronic and thermal conductivity are best when the nanotubes are oriented...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=381 | 9 Jan 2004
This article examines the imaging of organic compounds, both natural and synthetic examples, such as alkanes, alkane derivatives and aromates using atomic force microscopy
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2076 | 25 Feb 2008