Article - 27 Jun 2005
The area of nanocomposites comprises the nanomaterials and processing methods that are used to disperse nanoparticles in ceramics, metals or plastics. Different types of nanocomposites, framework...
Article - 11 May 2011
High-resolution imaging has been the primary feature that attracts researchers’ attention to scanning probe microscopy (SPM), yet there are still outstanding questions regarding this function of...
Article - 20 Feb 2009
Since the introduction of Scanning Probe Microscopy it has been applied to the research of polymer materials. Both Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and contact mode Atomic Force Microscopy proved to be a...
News - 2 May 2012
A team of researchers from the University of California Berkeley and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has developed a low-cost technique to direct nanoparticles to self-assemble themselves...
News - 19 Jan 2011
Crystals are typical examples for high-order structures which are able to build up on their own.
In a similar way also tiny silica channels can grow and coalesce. These structures play an important...
Article - 3 Apr 2008
The Innova SPM from Bruker is an ideal instrument for high resolution imaging of delicate samples. In addition, the Innova combines this outstanding core performance with generous data acquisition...
Article - 21 Jul 2017
PiFM images of PS-b-PMMA block copolymer (BCP) with a pitch of ~40 nm clearly show chemically identified structures with spatial resolution of 10 nm.
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Article - 10 Mar 2016
For a truly non-destructive characterization of nanostructures, small angle X-ray scattering (SAXS) is an ideal method, and it can be performed to compliment other methods, e.g. atomic force...
News - 17 Mar 2014
Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology announces a webinar that will focus on recent nanoscale etch and atomic layer deposition (ALD) advances from research to manufacturing...