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Boxfish Skin Could Inspire New Materials for Body Armor, Robots and Flexible Electronics

Boxfish Skin Could Inspire New Materials for Body Armor, Robots and Flexible Electronics

Researchers from the University of California, San Diego have closely studied the armor of the boxfish, so its unique structure can be applied to creating robots, body armor and flexible electronics. [More]
New SENresearch Spectroscopic Ellipsometer SENTECH Offers 10x Faster Measurements

New SENresearch Spectroscopic Ellipsometer SENTECH Offers 10x Faster Measurements

SENTECH offers leading edge ellipsometers for thin film metrology and plasma equipment for etching and deposition. The SENresearch family represents the high end of SENTECH spectroscopic ellipsometers and includes the unique combination of FTIR (Fourier Transform Infrared) spectroscopy and multiplex diode array spectrometry for spectroscopic ellipsometry. [More]
Peak Scientific Augments Precision Zero Air Generator Line with Two New Models

Peak Scientific Augments Precision Zero Air Generator Line with Two New Models

Peak Scientific, a market leader in laboratory gas generator solutions, has today announced details of two new models in its Precision Zero Air range, offering customers greater choice when it comes to specifying a generator best matched to their flow requirements and budget. [More]
LabDCT Diffraction Contrast Tomography Now Available on Xradia 520 Versa - Unlocking Crystallographic Information in Your Lab

LabDCT Diffraction Contrast Tomography Now Available on Xradia 520 Versa - Unlocking Crystallographic Information in Your Lab

The first laboratory-based diffraction contrast tomography (DCT) system for 3D grain imaging was launched today by Carl Zeiss X-ray Microscopy, a pioneer in bringing synchrotron imaging capabilities to the researcher's laboratory. [More]
Zeiss Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the First Commercial Scanning Electron Microscope

Zeiss Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the First Commercial Scanning Electron Microscope

ZEISS celebrates the 50th anniversary of commercial scanning electron microscopy (SEM). In 1965 the first commercial Stereoscan was built by Cambridge Instrument Company, a UK based predecessor company of Carl Zeiss Microscopy Ltd. [More]
ROFIN Launches Dedicated MPS Laser Solutions for Polymer Welding

ROFIN Launches Dedicated MPS Laser Solutions for Polymer Welding

ROFIN continues the MPS laser workstation success. Its wide range of applications is extended by fusing of polymers. The system is based on the market-leading MPS laser workstation and the DILAS Compact Evolution laser sources and comes with application-specific control software. [More]
Rigaku Analytical Devices Launches Katana Handheld Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy Analyzer

Rigaku Analytical Devices Launches Katana Handheld Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy Analyzer

Rigaku Analytical Devices, a leading pioneer of handheld and portable spectroscopic analyzers, has announced the launch of Katana™, a handheld laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) analyzer. Katana enables durable and accurate alloy identification for use in scrap metal sorting, quality assurance in metal fabrication, and positive material identification in petrochemical operations. [More]
Ipsen Ships ATLAS Single-Chain, Batch Atmosphere Furnace Line to Midwest Commercial Heat Treater

Ipsen Ships ATLAS Single-Chain, Batch Atmosphere Furnace Line to Midwest Commercial Heat Treater

Ipsen recently shipped an ATLAS atmosphere furnace, two temper furnaces, a washer, a loader and a storage table to a commercial heat treater in the Midwest. This single-chain, batch atmosphere furnace will be used to process parts for the Aftermarket Automotive and Oil & Gas industries. [More]

Alfa Aesar’s West Coast Distribution Center is Thriving

In September 2013, Alfa Aesar, a Johnson Matthey Company, opened the 110,000 square foot distribution center in Sparks, Nevada. This distribution center opened to serve the western states of California, Arizona, Nevada, Washington, Oregon, Utah and Idaho. Alfa Aesar continues to see increased demand from our West Coast customers. [More]
TESCAN FIB/SEM Commissioned at Curtin University

TESCAN FIB/SEM Commissioned at Curtin University

AXT is pleased to announce that they have recently completed the installation of a TESCAN LYRA Focussed Ion Beam/Scanning Electron Microscope (FIB/SEM) at Curtin University in Perth, Australia, as part of the National Resource Sciences Precint’s Advanced Resource Characterisation Facility. This follows the winning of a competitive tender for the CSIRO, who have collaborated with Curtin University and the University of Western Australia. [More]
Asynt Expands DrySyn Vortex Family with Effective Parallel Stirrer / Blenders

Asynt Expands DrySyn Vortex Family with Effective Parallel Stirrer / Blenders

The DrySyn Vortex family from Asynt has been expanded to now comprise three systems, all designed to stir or blend up to three reactions at one time, whilst heating or cooling. [More]
Bruker Launches OPTIMUS™ - A Unique Solution for Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction in the Scanning Electron Microscope

Bruker Launches OPTIMUS™ - A Unique Solution for Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction in the Scanning Electron Microscope

Bruker have introduced the new OPTIMUS™ TKD detector head for Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction (TKD) in the scanning electron microscope (SEM). [More]
Ellsworth Adhesives Europe Announces Availability of Robnor Resins TCP091 Silicone-Free Paste

Ellsworth Adhesives Europe Announces Availability of Robnor Resins TCP091 Silicone-Free Paste

Ellsworth Adhesives Europe is pleased to confirm availability of TCP091 - Robnor Resins newly launched silicone-free paste. This new product has been specially formulated to provide efficient and reliable heat transfer across the interface between electronic components. [More]
SMTA 2015: Indium to Showcase Indium8.9HF Halogen-Free, No-Clean Solder Paste

SMTA 2015: Indium to Showcase Indium8.9HF Halogen-Free, No-Clean Solder Paste

Indium Corporation will feature Indium8.9HF, a halogen-free, no-clean solder paste with excellent performance stability during printing, at the SMTA International Conference Sept. 27-Oct. 1 in Rosemont, Ill. [More]
EMO Milano 2015: Henkel to Highlight Extended Bonderite Range for Clean Sustainable Machining

EMO Milano 2015: Henkel to Highlight Extended Bonderite Range for Clean Sustainable Machining

Henkel will unveil exciting opportunities for the metalworking industry to achieve significant cost savings and cleaner, more efficient machining as it presents its extended Bonderite portfolio for the first time at EMO Milano 2015. [More]

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