Article - 24 Sep 2014
A hybrid AFM-SEM system can be used to characterise the physical and electrical properties of nanomaterials and their surfaces.
Article - 15 Jul 2014
Nanotechnology experienced a huge surge 30 years ago when a soccer-ball-shaped formation of carbon atoms was created. The discoverers were awarded the Nobel Prize in 1996 and the windfall of publicity...
Article - 3 Mar 2014
In this interview, Dr. Mark R. Munch, president of Bruker Nano Surfaces and Bruker MAT Group, talks to AZoNano about the strategy behind the recent acquisition of Prairie Technologies, and how their...
Article - 25 Feb 2014
In this interview, Dr. Sang-il Park, CEO of Park Systems, talks to AZoNano about his company’s current business position in industrial manufacturing.
Article - 21 Feb 2014
The Phenom desktop SEM combines the best of the optical and electron-optical world. The Phenom provides useful images up to 45,000x magnification with high depth of focus.
Article - 21 Jan 2014
Silicon (Si), being the second most common element in the earth's crust, is the material most widely used for integrated circuits as well as solar cells. In order to ensure the highest quality in the...
Article - 30 Nov 2013
Nanostructures are usually assumed to be a relatively new phenomenon, but in fact some nanoparticles have been present in animals and minerals for millions of years.
Article - 22 Nov 2013
The successful fabrication of single layered graphene has generated a great deal of interest and research into graphene in recent years. One of the most recent advancements is the development of...
Article - 15 Nov 2013
Adam Keithley, Marketing Manager at Labconco Corporation, talks to AZoNano about the design and development of nanotechnology enclosures for containment testing.
Article - 12 Nov 2013
Optical metrology is the science and technology concerning measurements using light. These measurements may focus on the properties of light itself or other properties such as distance.