Founded in 2003, Rogue Valley Microdevices, Inc. is the first company to establish a microelectronics manufacturing facility in the Rogue Valley Area of Southern Oregon. Our facility includes a 1000...
Article - 18 Jun 2007
While Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) have come into existence only in the last decade, they have application in almost all areas of science. Microcantilevers are the most basic form on MEMS....
Article - 28 Mar 2011
Huang et al. produced some astonishing images of graphene grains that resembled a patchwork quilt. To obtain these images the researchers used TEM and diffraction-filtered imaging to show the...
Article - 24 Aug 2006
New nanotechnology techniques have created new nanocrystalline solid materials and nanocomposite materials with enhanced properties
Article - 1 Jul 2006
Scientific and commercial interest in the manufacture of nanostructured materials has greatly increased since the discovery of their importance for numerous applications. Degussa now occupies a...
Article - 26 May 2005
Photonic crystals are optical materials with periodic changes in the dielectric constant on a length scale comparable to optical wavelengths. Dimensional types of photonic crystals, parallelism,...
Article - 8 Mar 2005
Metal and ceramic matrix composites hold extreme potential for advanced applications such as aerospace. Nanostructuring could further improve material properties. The benefits of nanostructuring are...
Article - 16 Apr 2013
Silicon nitride nanoparticles are resistant to shock, oxidation, wear and corrosion. They have a wide range of applications as coatings, bulk materials, or in composites.
Article - 31 Jan 2010
The definition of nanocomposite material has broadened significantly to encompass a large variety of systems such as one-dimensional, two-dimensional, three-dimensional and amorphous materials, made...
News - 20 Apr 2010
Imec and Holst Centre
have developed stable patterned electrets with feature sizes at least down to
20µm. The technology consists in creating a charged profile in a SiO2/Si3N4...