Article - 4 Dec 2003
MIT researchers have demonstrated a technique for depositing a very thin layer of a water-repellent coating that will make it possible to waterproof new kinds of materials and may offer ways to...
Article - 9 Mar 2004
Carbon Nanotechnologies, Incorporated (CNI) and Performance Plastics Products, Inc. (3P) today announced a joint development agreement to develop and commercialize new and improved polymer products....
Article - 4 Mar 2011
The abbreviation ePTFE stands for expanded polytetrafluorethylene, also known as expanded Teflon. In this application note, we analyzed an ePTFE membrane using the Nanosurf easyScan 2 AFM.
News - 11 Jul 2014
Entegris, Inc., a leader in yield-enhancing materials and solutions for highly advanced manufacturing environments, announced the latest addition to its Torrento® family of ultra clean liquid...
News - 18 May 2013
Nearly everyone is familiar with the polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), otherwise known as Teflon, the brand name used by the chemical company DuPont. Famous for being “non-sticky” and water...
News - 12 Nov 2009
Novel nanomaterials developed at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are scheduled to blast off into orbit on November 16 aboard Space Shuttle Atlantis.
The project, funded by the U.S. Air Force...
News - 17 Oct 2011
The AVS 58th International Symposium & Exhibition will be held Oct. 30 - Nov. 4, 2011, at the Nashville Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. More than 1,200 talks will be delivered on...
Article - 6 May 2019
This article discusses how to use plasma treatment to overcome advanced electronic challenges.
Article - 26 Apr 2019
This article discusses how to use a profilometer, tribometer, and mechanical tester to analyze the properties of polycarbonate lenses.
Article - 16 Feb 2019
This article discusses the optical applications of polycarbonate lenses.