News - 12 Dec 2007
At the IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting, IMEC reports significant progress in improving the performance of planar CMOS using hafnium-based high-k dielectrics and tantalum-carbide metal...
News - 5 Jun 2010
Air Products (NYSE: APD) today introduced its new EXTREMA STO and GST precursors in support of continued advancements in Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) and Phase-change Random Access Memory...
News - 9 Jul 2009
Nanobiotix, an emerging nanomedicine company, announced today that preclinical follow-up data regarding long-term toxicity evaluation suggests that its patented NBTXR3 nanoparticles are designed to be...
Article - 4 May 2013
Metal alkoxides of copper, tantalum, vanadium, zirconium, titanium, hafnium, and aluminum have been explored as precursors to form oxide thin films using CVD/ALD. Using proper precursors, the CVD/ALD...
News - 17 Oct 2013
Scientists have created a heat-resistant thermal emitter that could significantly improve the efficiency of solar cells. The novel component is designed to convert heat from the sun into infrared...
News - 30 Aug 2013
Scientists at ETH Zurich and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in California have developed an innovative sensor for surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS). Thanks to its unique...
News - 10 Nov 2009
Purdue University researchers are making progress in developing a new type of transistor that uses a finlike structure instead of the conventional flat design, possibly enabling engineers to create...
News - 22 Jan 2013
Two teams of researchers from The University of Texas at Dallas have been chosen to help a $194 million national network create the technologies of the next generation.
One UT Dallas team will...
Article - 20 Nov 2013
Nanostructured ceramics are attractive materials that are employed in a wide range of applications, from small-scale uses such as paints and pigments to complex ones such as sensors and imaging.
News - 9 Jul 2012
Researchers led by Professor Joseph Lyding at the University of Illinois have devised a new technique to sharpen microscopic probes that significantly enhances image resolution. Probes are essential...