Alchimer is a recognized provider of nanometric films for a variety of microelectronic and MEMS applications, including through-silicon vias (TSVs) for 3D packaging and wafer-level interconnects....
Article - 5 Feb 2004
Millennium Chemicals has developed a paint that absorbs nitrogen oxide (NOx) gases from vehicle exhausts, a pollution source that can cause smog and respiratory problems. Posted February 5 2004
Article - 17 Jul 2017
The need for efficient solar cells is becoming vital, particularly when they are one of the cheapest and easiest ways to generate clean energy.
Article - 7 Jun 2010
Nanotechnology, with its unprecedented control over the structure of materials, can provide us with superior materials that will unlock tremendous potential of many energy technologies currently at...
Article - 22 Aug 2017
Quantitative characterization of nanomechanical properties has invariably been a holy grail for atomic force microscopy.
Article - 27 Apr 2005
Electron Beam Lithography (EBL) is a special technique for making the very fine patterns that are needed by the electronics sector for integrated circuits. EBL resists (Negative Tone and Positive...
News - 25 Jan 2016
Computer chips have been built using a photolithographic process since the 1960s. In the past five years however, chip features have become smaller than the wavelength of light, which has resulted in...
Article - 12 May 2016
Frequency modulation KPFM (FM- KPFM) and amplitude modulation KPFM (AM-KPFM) are the two critical KPFM detection methods. This article provides an intuitive and geometrically rational probe model to...
Article - 9 Mar 2005
Due to their unique properties, carbon nanotubes can be used for many space industry applications, such as sensors, thermal control, spacecraft, electronics and biomedicine. Also looked at here are...
Article - 2 Nov 2011
A review of ICP etching for nanotechnology has been provided. The increasing difficulty of nanoscale etching has been discussed and it has been stated that current ICP technology is good for several...