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Article - 4 Dec 2006
This article features a typical example of a complete test carried out with the Nano Scratch Tester (NST) from CSM Instruments on a hard dielectric coating
News - 1 Feb 2012
Scientists from the Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) of the U.S. Department of Energy have demonstrated novel ways to substitute monosodium titanate (MST)’s micron-sized particles with...
News - 21 Sep 2015
A team of physicists has defied conventional wisdom by inducing stable ferroelectricity in a sheet of strontium titanate only a few nanometers thick.
The discovery could forge pathways to find...
News - 6 Nov 2014
Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc., specializing in the design, manufacture and distribution of eco-friendly rechargeable batteries and related light electric vehicle products today announced the...
News - 17 Jun 2014
A123 Systems LLC, a developer and manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries and systems, today announced its completion of a transaction to acquire certain intellectual property and technical...
News - 4 Mar 2014
Usually, microelectronic devices are made of silicon or similar semiconductors. Recently, the electronic properties of metal oxides have become quite interesting. These materials are more complex,...
News - 19 Nov 2012
By tweaking the formula for growing oxide thin films, researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory achieved virtual perfection at the interface of two insulator...
News - 19 Aug 2010
It's the Clark Kent of oxide compounds, and – on its own – it is pretty boring. But slice europium titanate nanometers thin and physically stretch it, and then it takes on super hero-like properties...
News - 18 May 2009
Inc. (Altairnano) (Nasdaq: ALTI), and Amperex Technology Ltd. (ATL), announced
today a joint development agreement to accelerate the commercialization of next...