A new promising material is molybdenum-sulfur-iodine nanowires. This article is a brief overview of atomic and electronic structure of molybdenum-sulfur-iodine molecular nanowires. Basic transport,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2039 | 14 Nov 2007
This article describes the use of the Nano-Scratch Tester (NST) from CSM Instruments for investigating the tribological functionality of a microsystem known as a microshutter.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1796 | 1 Dec 2006
This article investigates the materials testing methods of Nanoindentation, Sclerometry and Nanoscratching
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2047 | 21 Jan 2008
Compared with other engineering or physical science disciplines, tribology could very well be the most interdisciplinary subject known. Based on the Greek root “tribos”, meaning to rub, tribology is...
http://www.azonano.com/events/EventDetails.asp?EventID=969 | 16 May 2013
The U.S. Department of Energy's
(DOE) Argonne National Laboratory has teamed with the University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) and...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8423 | 31 Oct 2008
Tribology plays a critical role in diverse technological areas. In the advanced technological industries of semiconductor and data storage, tribological studies help optimize polishing processes and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1507 | 16 Feb 2006
Bruker’s Nano Surfaces division announced today that they have shipped the first unit of the newly redesigned Universal Mechanical Tester (UMT) to the Nano Mechanics and Tribology Laboratory...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27065 | 10 Apr 2013
David Burris, University of
Delaware assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has won the Marshall
B. Peterson Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8764 | 18 Nov 2008
This seminar video from Bruker provides an overview of important tribological considerations such as contact stresses, material compatibility, surface roughness, etc. required for designing or...
This video shows the nano-tribology tests conducted at high temperatures from Micro Materials.