News - 26 Mar 2009
Working at the nanoscale level, University of Arkansas engineering researchers have created stable superhydrophilic surfaces on a glass substrate. The surfaces, made of randomly placed and densely...
Article - 16 Feb 2019
This article discusses how to measure the yield and tensile strength of aluminum and steel using microindentation.
Article - 16 Feb 2018
Newly developed high-entropy alloys (HEA) exhibit superior mechanical properties at high temperature.
Article - 29 Jun 2016
The atomic force microscope (AFM) is a crucial tool to analyze single-asperity contacts and their structural and tribological characteristics, such as topography, wear, adhesion, and friction.
Article - 24 Jun 2016
Duplex stainless steels are typically known to have a dualphase microstructure that contains both ferrite and austenite grains. This so-called microstructure offers a uniquely beneficial combination...
News - 22 Jul 2015
A team of researchers from Korea University, Seoul, has developed an easy and scalable technique for growing graphene, and have synthetically produced high-quality, multi-layer, wafer-scale graphene...
News - 15 Jan 2014
EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced that the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicon...
News - 9 Jul 2013
Large flakes of graphene oxide are the essential ingredient in a new recipe for robust carbon fiber created at Rice University.
The fiber spun at Rice is unique for the strength of its knots....
News - 3 Sep 2008
You should have so much patience to solder nanowires to nanoelectrodes. Talk about fine work. (A nanometer is a billionth of a meter.)
That’s why a new electroplating process that...
Article - 23 Apr 2018
There are various methods in making CNTs and fullerenes. The first time scientists have observed fullerenes was after vaporizing graphite with a short-pulse, high-powered laser. Yet, this method is...