Article - 11 Dec 2012
Situated in the west coast of the United States, California has a population of 37,691,912 as of 2011.
Article - 21 Nov 2012
The demand for smaller devices with better performance has driven the development of carbon nanotube-based chips, which open up exciting possibilities for the semiconductor industry.
Article - 30 Jul 2012
The memory technologies used in today's computers are very limited to specific applications, requiring the use of three or four types of memory in a single system. Universal Memory technologies aim to...
Article - 19 Feb 2012
For micro and nano electro-mechanical systems (MNEMS), there are two physical principles lending themselves particularly well for being executed in thin-film technology: the electrostatic and the...
Article - 16 Jun 2011
One of the scientific revolutions of the 20th century is Quantum Mechanics. It is a weird theory, extremely different from our day to day experiences, in which, for example, a particle can act as a...
Article - 12 Jul 2010
Development projects for new manufacturing recipes are challenged by a variety of different external and internal requirements and constraints. This is especially true when developing MEMS, NEMS or...
Article - 9 Feb 2010
The electro-mechanical coupling behaviour of many materials in systems from bio-based cell membranes and proteins can now be analysed.
Article - 15 Sep 2009
This application note discusses the background and principles of PFM measurements using the MFP-3D AFM and Cypher AFM.
Article - 8 Aug 2006
Spintronics is a relatively new term derived from “spin based electronics”. Spintronics uses the spin of electrons and charge together, rather than charge alone to represent binary data values. The...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
This article discusses how nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in magnetic fluids and in magnetic media applications.