Article - 1 Feb 2020
This article discusses why a sapphire viewport is important in a HV or UHV.
Article - 9 Jan 2020
In the fields of electronics and optics, researchers are constantly looking for applications that increase the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of existing technologies. Nanostructured materials are...
Article - 15 Nov 2019
Infrared (IR) spectroscopy and Fourier transform IR (FTIR) spectroscopy are well-established techniques that are used across many industries.
Article - 13 Jul 2017
PiFM is a scanning probe (spectroscopic probing) method which allows for the imaging of optical near-fields in nanoscale structures that can map their morphology and obtain spectroscopic information,...
Article - 11 Apr 2017
Nanoscopic golden springs 5,000 times thinner than a human hair have been used to unravel twisted molecules and reveal the secrets of their chirality.
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...
Article - 7 Sep 2010
Over the past decade there has been an explosion in the number of nanotechnology-based agents that have been applied to biological and medical applications.
Article - 23 Jun 2010
SNOM is the acronym for Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy, an alternative name for NSOM (Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscopy). The resolution achieved is far better than that which...
Article - 21 Nov 2009
In this applications paper, we examine a sample of carbon nanotubes deposited on a circular glass cover slip. In particular, microspectral analysis in absorbance and reflectance, as well as micro...
Article - 11 Sep 2009
The UV-visible-NIR microspectrophotometer is designed to measure the spectrum of microscopic areas or microscopic samples. It can be configured to measure the transmittance, absorbance, reflectance,...