Article - 24 Mar 2004
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc., a company engaged in developing nanomaterials, titanium dioxide pigment technology, and manufacturing technologies for unique nanostructures, announced four additional...
Article - 18 Nov 2003
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. has announced a memorandum of understanding with Titanium Metals Corporation (TIMET) to collaborate on a new development program for producing low-cost titanium metal....
Article - 9 Jan 2004
Engineers have taken an unprecedented look at the interface between layers of silicon and other materials in electronic devices. What they have learned may help traditional microelectronics remain...
Article - 7 Jan 2004
Altair Nanotechnologies has announced that management and the company’s Board of Directors have initiated a restructuring of the company. Posted December 19 2003
Article - 12 Oct 2008
The aerospace industry is of course notorious for its drive to reduce weight - in an on-going bid to reduce fuel consumption and, by extension, operating costs. Further, pressure for air travel to be...
Article - 26 Sep 2007
This article provides a brief overview of the electrical mobility technology as integrated in TSI Scanning Mobility Particle Sizer (SMPS) spectrometer followed by a discussion on applications in...
Article - 22 Aug 2007
A second generation of solar technology with either much greater conversion efficiency or lower materials cost is ready to come to the market. This technology, which includes thin films, organics,...
Article - 22 Feb 2007
Pentacene seems to be the most promising material for OTFT displays. A control on the quality and flatness of such films is of great interest. AFM showed to be a valuable tool for the inspection of...
Article - 7 Feb 2007
Hydrogen has been touted as an environmentally friendly wonder fuel that can be used in vehicles and burns to produce only water as a by product. The problem with hydrogen is that producing it is far...
Article - 4 Dec 2006
This article features a typical example of a complete test carried out with the Nano Scratch Tester (NST) from Anton Paar on a hard dielectric coating of thickness 100 nm.