Article - 5 Feb 2013
Research instruments are affected by vibrations in many different ways. Vibrations can deteriorate image quality for imaging tools by blurring the image or generating jagged lines along the edges of...
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 - 10 Jan 2013
The University of Nevada, with campuses in Las Vegas and Reno, is active in nanotechnology research, and a number of nanotech companies operate out of the area, covering application areas from...
Article - 12 Apr 2011
The light weight lithium ion batteries with their high energy density have become an integral part of almost all consumer electronic devices. They have much more potential and the PeakForce TUNA AFM...
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 - 21 Aug 2007
This article looks at fundamental and applied research on fuel cells and advanced batteries for electric propulsion, stationary power generation, and portable electronics. Because of their advanced...
Article - 10 Jul 2006
Australia has nearly 200 automotive components dealers, with more than 100 local and foreign component manufacturers in the state of Victoria.
Article - 4 Mar 2004
The US believes that nanotechnology development is important for maintaining its hold in national defense, specifically with respect to aerospace capabilities.
News - 4 Dec 2019
Graphene Flagship has created a new graphene-titania photocatalyst that is capable of degrading around 70% more atmospheric nitrogen oxides (NOx) when compared to regular titania nanoparticles. This...
News - 20 May 2016
Materials that increase the speed of a chemical reaction without being used up in the process, called catalysts, lie within many technologies, right from vehicle emissions-control systems to high-tech...