Article - 26 Feb 2004
A team of researchers from Infineon Technologies AG has now been able to show that carbon nanotubes are an alternative for silicon integration or for the metalization of chips, but also that they can...
Article - 19 Jul 2007
Buhler offers its customers solutions based on tailor-made nanoparticles. The upgraded nanoparticles can be applied in different industries and products, for example in lacquers, plastics, and also...
Article - 22 May 2008
This article describes how the UVISEL Spectroscopic Phase Modulated Ellipsometer from HORIBA Jobin Yvon was used to characterize the influence of substrate to growth of Y2O3
Article - 19 Jan 2005
Many ceramics are produced from casting slips. Properties of the final product are dictated by the slip properties. These can be optimized by optimizing particle size and zeta potential. A case study...
Article - 19 Mar 2008
With the alpha300 S from WITec used in the PSTM mode, it is possible to image SPP propagation directly in plasmonic structures and devices of more complex architecture to determine their behavior.
Article - 5 Jul 2005
Pickering emulsions are surfactant-free emulsions which use densely-packed solid particles as stabilising agents to protect against coalescence. Chararacterisation, types of particulate emulsifiers,...
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Today, finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.
Article - 30 Aug 2006
Is nanoutopia hype, a super hype, a dream or a viable possibility? As evidence shows, it is the transformation of a dream to reality. The emerging field of nanoscale science engineering and technology...
Article - 25 Jun 2004
Applied NanoWorks have released nano-sized abrasives for use in applications such as chemical mechanical polishing (CMP). They have available silica, alumina, zirconia and ceria abrasives in water...
Article - 8 Apr 2005
Space applications can benefit from using nanomaterials and nanotechnologies in their production processes. This article considers the use of nanopowders in power systems, aerogels, magnetic...