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.
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 - 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...
News - 27 Jun 2007
Mellon University chemists have found that grease can make
some innovative plastics vastly better electrical conductors. This
discovery, published June 25 in Advanced Materials, outlines a...
News - 30 Jul 2011
Researchers at Northwestern University have introduced a novel technique to create rapid prototypes of nanoscale structures and devices using a print head that is so cost-effective that it can be even...
News - 16 Feb 2010
Microfluidic devices are used in a variety of life science applications but,
because they are typically disposed of after a single use to avoid cross-contamination,
finding a cost-effective,...
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...
News - 30 Jul 2007
It’s made from carbon and it’s one atom
thick. It has a diameter of about a nanometer – approximately
50,000 times as small as the width of a human hair, and the same