News - 18 Jul 2017
Recently, scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory completed an experiment with a two-dimensional (2D) structure synthesized by them for catalysis...
News - 24 Mar 2015
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) announces that Francisco Rangel has won its 2014 Image Contest grand prize for his “Expanded Vermiculite,” a hydrated magnesium-aluminum-iron silicate.
News - 18 Aug 2014
Since 2006, when NASA's Stardust spacecraft delivered its aerogel and aluminum foil dust collectors to Earth, a team of scientists has combed through the collectors in search of rare, microscopic...
News - 22 Sep 2011
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) researchers have devised a new method called single-crystal electron diffraction tomography to accurately identify the arrangement of molecules and atoms in...
News - 15 Dec 2009
Adding cerium oxide to phosphate glass rather than the commonly used silicate
glass may make glasses that block ultraviolet light and have increased radiation
damage resistance while remaining...
News - 15 Jul 2009
SAFC Hitech, a business segment within SAFC , a member of the Sigma-Aldrich Group, today announced details of its new materials roadmap for Metalorganic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) and Atomic...
News - 15 Jun 2009
MIT civil engineers
have for the first time identified what causes the most frequently used building
material on earth - concrete - to gradually deform, decreasing its durability