Article - 8 Jun 2011
Polymers are often employed in engineering designs because of their ability to damp out shock and vibration. This work compares results measured using nanoindentation to those determined using dynamic...
Article - 10 May 2013
There are numerous nano-related research projects currently underway in New Jersey and this state appears quite active in the field. There is a concentrated effort in the medical/pharmaceutical which...
Article - 21 Jun 2016
When it comes to the fiber optic data highway, silicon photonics (SiP) sets the pace. Data rates in the TBit/s range can benefit rapid Internet access, cloud computing, big data, server farms, and an...
Article - 6 Jun 2008
FAMARS is the Atomic Force Microscope from nanoSurf on board the Phoenix Mars Mission lander. The AFM is tasked with providing very detailed images of the soil surface and ice grains that are expected...
Article - 4 Feb 2013
Acoustic noise can cause blurred images or saw-tooth patterns along feature edges for AFM and SPM. High performance acoustic enclosures provide a virtually airtight seal around the equipment to...
Article - 27 Jun 2018
AZoNano talks to Merrow Scientific at HiPerNano 2018.
Article - 27 Jun 2013
Romania became a part of NATO in 2004 and the European Union in 2007. Recent changes in government and budget cuts for research could mean that quality researchers are lost to other countries,...
Article - 18 Mar 2013
In materials science, bioengineering and nanotechnology sectors where the use of highly sensitive instruments and equipement such as scanning probe microscopes (SPMs) are very common, even very small...
Article - 6 Sep 2004
QinetiQ researchers have figured out a way to incorporate silver nanoparticles into fibres that give the resultant material bacteria and fungus resistant properties. Posted August 18 2004
Article - 5 Apr 2004
Zyvex Corporation today announced a breakthrough probing application for integrated circuit (IC) defect analysis. Posted April 2 2004