Article - 22 Feb 2007
Profilometer measurements become meaningless on samples with a high quality surface finish. The AFM helps to quantify the quality of the polishing method and the easyScan from NanoSurf can be used to...
News - 30 Nov 2010
sp3 Diamond Technologies, Inc. (sp3), a leading supplier of diamond products, equipment and services, today announced the ability to ship its Model 655 (single-chamber) or Model 665 (dual-chamber) hot...
News - 18 Sep 2009
Many medical conditions, such as chronic pain, cancer and diabetes, require medications that cannot be taken orally, but must be dosed intermittently, on an as-needed basis, over a long period of...
News - 14 Jun 2019
Carbon fiber-enhanced thermoplastic polymer mechanical properties improve when irradiated with an electron beam, report researchers at Kanazawa University in the journal Composites Part...
News - 12 May 2014
Scientists have taken a large step toward making a fiber-like energy storage device that can be woven into clothing and power wearable medical monitors, communications equipment or other small...
Article - 5 Jun 2017
The boundaries of performance for nanoscale IR spectroscopy are extended by tapping AFM-IR.
Article - 30 May 2016
Scanning TEM (STEM) imaging and energy dispersive x-ray spectroscopy (EDS) are conventional methods employed for characterizing, and for extracting specific composition information from, Pd/Au alloys...
Article - 16 Feb 2018
Newly developed high-entropy alloys (HEA) exhibit superior mechanical properties at high temperature.
Article - 17 Jan 2010
The Nanomechanical Properties Group at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, under the leadership of Dr. Robert F. Cook, develops measurement techniques and standards to enable the use...
Article - 19 Jan 2018
One of the main advantages of Raman measurements is that the samples need no preparation; this makes the technique perfect for in situ measurement applications within the process industry.