News - 11 Nov 2009
AIXTRON AG is pleased to announce that a further AIX 200/4 RF-S MOCVD system has been installed and successfully started operation at Tokuyama R&D center in Tsukuba, Japan.
The reactor has...
News - 6 Feb 2009
Scientists can easily explain the structural order that makes steel and aluminium out of molten metal. And they have discovered the molecular changes that take place as water turns to ice. But,...
News - 29 Jan 2009
In order to achieve higher storage densities on computer disks, the last decades were dominated by optimization of magnetic materials, i.e. the magnetic particles (grains) were gradually shrunk while,...
News - 15 Sep 2008
NanoDynamics Inc. announced the completion of its six-month, $50,000 Phase IB STTR grant extension from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the research and development of a novel consolidation...
News - 11 Sep 2008
PowerMetal Technologies Inc., a leading advanced nanotechnology supplier to the sporting and consumer goods industries based in Carlsbad, California, announced today a long-term strategic alliance and...
Article - 22 Aug 2017
Quantitative characterization of nanomechanical properties has invariably been a holy grail for atomic force microscopy. This article discusses the measurement of elastic and viscoelastic properties.
News - 5 Jun 2007
Materials World is the monthly publication of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3). This month’s issue focuses on corrosion, and includes:
The power of protection:...
Article - 13 Dec 2012
For years, there has been a growing demand for materials that are lightweight with high strength. Metal matrix nanocomposites are often better in these areas than pure metals or alloys, and CNTs are...
News - 24 Oct 2014
When studying extremely fast reactions in ultrathin materials, two measurements are better than one. A new research tool invented by researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Johns...
News - 27 Feb 2014
Associated with unhappy visits to the dentist, "cavity" means something else in the branch of physics known as optics.
Put simply, an optical cavity is an arrangement of mirrors that...