Article - 10 Nov 2004
Using MEMS as sensors and actuators on the battlefield could radically change the ways in which the military conduct future campaigns. Other nanotechnology devices, such as nanocomputers and molecular...
Article - 13 Oct 2006
Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, or MEMS, are simply extremely small machines or electronic devices.
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Semiconducting oxide nanobelts (or nanoribbons) have unique properties which make them very appealing to manufacturers of sensors, transistors and other electronic devices.
Industry uses for...
Article - 7 Jul 2005
The successful growth of nanotechnology can only occur if the right tools and instruments are available. Current and future markets, global competition, technical challenges faced by manufacturers,...
Article - 21 Apr 2005
This article considers the different ways that physics operates at nanoscale level, and also looks at the self-assembly process. The article concludes by looking at the tools and devices used in cell...
Article - 6 Apr 2005
NASA is testing its ‘TETwalker’ nanobot, which is a protean ‘smart robot’ which changes shape to adapt to different space environments. Replacing the electric motor with MEMS and NEMS will lead to...
Article - 28 Jun 2005
Nanosensors can be used in many industries, including healthcare, security and environmental monitoring. Focusing mainly on the UK, this article looks at challenges in sensor production, global...
Article - 15 Nov 2012
Pennsylvania, located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States, and the Great Lakes region, spans a total area of 119,283 km2.
Article - 1 Apr 2004
Nanotechnology pioneer Zyvex Corporation has standardized on SolidWorks software to design and analyze microscopic tools that build and test mechanical devices and materials at the nanoscale. Posted...
Article - 8 Jan 2013
Display devices play an important role in the sharing of information as they are used in our daily lives in a range of applications. MEMs could be used to create high quality, low-power displays for...