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Instrumented indentation, also dubbed as nanoindentation, is an important technique used for measuring the mechanical properties of materials and can be conducted in situ, even on the circuit board...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3827 | 3 Apr 2014
Three samples of shale rock, two from the Eagle Ford play and one from the Haynesville play, were successfully tested by instrumented indentation using a Nano Indenter G200 from Keysight Technologies.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3959 | 23 Jan 2015
The nanoTensile 5000 automated test system from Hysitron combines enables simplified small-scale tensile testing with a state-of-the-art instrument which, in its design, inherently solves the various...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1752 | 3 Oct 2006
This article discusses some of the mechanobiology applications of equipment from Femto Tools, including tensile testing of fibres, mechanical testing of cells, high speed lift force measurement and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4113 | 28 Jul 2015
The physiological functions of biological samples are often closely linked to their mechanical properties.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3540 | 29 Jun 2013
In a number of materials, the plastic stress that can be sustained depends on strain rate through a power-law relationship: higher stresses are sustained with higher strain rates and vice versa.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3818 | 10 Mar 2014
A floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition (FC-CVD) method was designed and used to fabricate carbon nanotubes, which were used to produce nanocomposites with rubber. The effects of the nanotube...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1459 | 29 Nov 2005
As fibers go, there's never been anything quite like spider silk. Stretch it. Bend it. Soak it. Dry it out. Spider silk holds up. It is five times stronger than steel and can expand nearly a...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26548 | 7 Feb 2013
Current cervical cancer screening is time consuming and expensive, but now new breakthrough technology developed by European researchers should allow large-range screening by non-medical personnel...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19938 | 11 Oct 2010