Article - 5 Dec 2006
It has been shown that the indentation creep can be easily determined using the Anton Paar Micro and Nano Indentation Tester (MHT and NHT). The indentation creep coefficient is defined as the relative...
News - 20 Jun 2011
U.S Scientists have produced a very small optoelectronic device by folding a nanoscale wafer of aluminium oxide, comprising a gold pattern on its surface, into a hollow cube. They have produced a very...
News - 14 Jul 2010
Thin-film solar cells are developing into a rapidly growing market segment. If their commercial potential is to be fully exploited, the solar modules must be produced in a roll-to-roll...
News - 27 Nov 2008
Plastics are everywhere in our modern world, largely due to properties that render the materials tough and durable, but lightweight and easily workable. One of their most useful qualities, however -...
Article - 19 Sep 2017
The self-assembly process to obtain an ordered array of patterns on a surface, also known as nanopatterning, is one method that can execute utmost precision.
Article - 14 Oct 2009
For their integration into a desired matrix, nanoparticles often require a surface treatment after or during their synthesis to make them compatible with the surrounding matrix material.
Article - 1 Oct 2009
Coventry based advanced technology company Exilica Limited has recently teamed up with Rondol Technology Limited, a producer of polymer processing equipment, to produce prototype composite plastics...