Article - 10 Jun 2016
Measuring the band gap of materials is vital in the nanomaterial, semiconductor, and solar industries. This article illustrates how the band gap of a material can be established from its UV absorption...
Article - 29 Apr 2015
The tunable microwave-frequency alternating current scanning tunneling microscope (ACSTM) has enabled the recording of local chemical data and local spectra on insulator surfaces.
Article - 17 Jul 2014
Nanoelectronics, composite materials and hydrogen fuel cells are just a few applications a new three dimensional porous nanostructure could make possible. Researchers from Rice University have made a...
Article - 16 Dec 2013
The EVG® 720 is an automated UV nanoimprint lithography (UV-NIL) system that is capable of printing nanostructures down to 40nm over a large area with high throughput and low cost of ownership.
Article - 9 Apr 2013
Yttrium aluminum oxide is an electrical insulator, and is used for optic, ceramic and glass applications.
Article - 5 Apr 2013
Boron nitride nanoparticles possess high thermal conductivity, and are a good conductor of heat. They are also a good electrical insulator, and have high-temperature lubricity features.
Article - 10 Aug 2010
Master Bond has invested in the production of an advanced line of nano grade adhesives. Boasting outstanding performance properties, confidence is high that these systems will develop a strong...
Article - 24 Aug 2009
Nanotechnology is widely regarded as one of the most important sources of new technology over coming decades and will have applications across a broad range of industries. The automotive and aerospace...
Article - 9 Aug 2006
Part 1 of an adaptation of "Managing the Effects of Nanotechnology". This article argues that better and more aggressive oversight and new resources are needed to manage the potential adverse effects...
Article - 6 Oct 2005
Using Accelyrs' CASTEP software, researchers studied the role of oxygen on the structural and optoelectronic properties of silicon nanodots. Results provided by the sotware package agreed closely with...