News - 9 Jul 2009
Let's assume we carried out the following experiment: we put a coin in the hand of a test person. We’ll simply call this person Hans. Hans's task is now to toss the coin several times....
Asylum Research is the technology leader in atomic force probe microscopy (AFM) for both materials and bioscience applications. Founded in 1999, we are dedicated to innovative instrumentation...
Article - 6 Nov 2003
Researchers have used a technique called atomic pair distribution function to characterise a cesium ion containing zeolite. The material itself is a an electride, which posesses novel properties....
News - 12 Nov 2014
What time is it? The answer, no matter what your initial reference may be — a wristwatch, a smartphone, or an alarm clock — will always trace back to the atomic clock.
News - 3 Sep 2009
PTB researchers want to construct the "atomic clock of the future" much more simply and more compactly than the previous elaborate laboratory set-ups.
You imagine a clock to be...
News - 11 Aug 2009
An experimental atomic clock based on ytterbium atoms is about four times more accurate than it was several years ago, giving it a precision comparable to that of the NIST-F1 cesium fountain clock,...
Article - 10 Feb 2016
Improved energy efficient technologies and color gamut are in demand by the display industry.
News - 7 Feb 2009
Phosphor and scintillator detector specialist, Applied Scintillation Technologies (AST), has upgraded its measurement and quality assurance equipment for its caesium iodide (CsI) production facility...
News - 23 Jan 2019
Researchers at Kanazawa University and University of Tsukuba report in Chemistry – A European Journal the synthesis of a closed molecular cage with areas that can be opened. The opening is...
News - 12 Feb 2016
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and UC Berkeley have found a simple new way to produce nanoscale wires that can serve as tiny,...