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Researchers Fabricate High-Performance 3D Microbatteries by Combining 2D Photolithography and 3D Holographic Lithography

Researchers Fabricate High-Performance 3D Microbatteries by Combining 2D Photolithography and 3D Holographic Lithography

A high-performance 3D microbattery has been fabricated by a research team at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign using a unique combination of 2D photolithography and 3D holographic lithography. This breakthrough device is ideally suited for on-chip integration with microelectronic devices on a large scale. [More]
Igus to Highlight New Tribopolymer Materials at Plastics Design & Moulding 2015

Igus to Highlight New Tribopolymer Materials at Plastics Design & Moulding 2015

Plastic materials specialist igus® will be showcasing a range of its new tribopolymer materials for the plastics design and moulding industry at this year’s Plastics Design & Moulding (PDM) event, taking place in Telford on 16th – 17th June. [More]
LASER World of Photonics: ROFIN to Debut 6kW Fiber-Coupled, High-Power Diode Laser

LASER World of Photonics: ROFIN to Debut 6kW Fiber-Coupled, High-Power Diode Laser

The Hamburg ROFIN macro group broadens its product range with a new series of fiber-coupled, high-power diode lasers for all industrial tasks such as hardening, brazing, soldering and coating. ROFIN will present the new DF 060 HP with an optical output power of 6 kW for the first time at the LASER World of Photonics in Munich, Germany from June 22 – 25, 2015. [More]
PETRA III X-ray Analyzes Formation of Whitish Fat Bloom on Chocolate

PETRA III X-ray Analyzes Formation of Whitish Fat Bloom on Chocolate

Researchers from the Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), and Nestlé have conducted a joint X-ray study to find out the dynamic mechanisms that lead to formation of undesired whitish fat bloom on chocolate. [More]
Ipsen Awarded U.S. Patent on Sealing Mechanism for a Vacuum Heat-Treating Furnace, Simplifying Motor Maintenance

Ipsen Awarded U.S. Patent on Sealing Mechanism for a Vacuum Heat-Treating Furnace, Simplifying Motor Maintenance

Ipsen was recently awarded U.S. Patent No. 20,100,196,836 A1 for the development of a new shaft seal. Chief Engineer Craig Moller, Chief Operating Officer Jake Hamid and Dr. W. Hendrik Grobler, the named inventors on the patent, began formulating this design seven years ago for use with Ipsen’s TITAN® vacuum furnace lines. [More]
Oxford Instruments Present Dual-Language Webinar on ‘Patterned Sapphire Substrate (PSS) Etching Using Innovative Plasma Processing Technology’ , 4th June 2015

Oxford Instruments Present Dual-Language Webinar on ‘Patterned Sapphire Substrate (PSS) Etching Using Innovative Plasma Processing Technology’ , 4th June 2015

The aggressive drive for improved Cost of Ownership within the LED industry has driven innovation within Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology. [More]
Sensofar Releases S mart, a High-Resolution 3D Sensor for Automated Production Systems

Sensofar Releases S mart, a High-Resolution 3D Sensor for Automated Production Systems

Sensofar Metrology has released a new high-resolution 3D optical sensor system, the S mart. The new system is ideally suited for integration into automated production systems, in particular for inline process measurement and process control tasks. At the same time, the S mart still manages to deliver both world-class performance and an intuitive user experience. [More]

Precise & Accurate CHN Data from Low Weight Samples

A new report from Exeter Analytical demonstrates how the Model 440 CHN Analyser provides precise and accurate determination of percentage Carbon, Hydrogen and Nitrogen on samples as small as 0.3 milligrams (mg). Using... [More]
Smithers Rapra Publishing Releases New Book on Chemistry and Processing of Recycled Polymers

Smithers Rapra Publishing Releases New Book on Chemistry and Processing of Recycled Polymers

The increasing consumption of different kinds of polymer based materials results in huge amount of waste materials. Once the polymers have fulfilled the function for which they have been manufactured, they are disposed of in landfills in large amounts each year, which is incompatible with current environmental goals. The disposal of polymer based plastics such as incineration and landfill results in environmental pollution and land occupation. [More]
ImTech Technologies Releases I-Jet 4100 Tri-Dimensional Materials Deposition Jetting System

ImTech Technologies Releases I-Jet 4100 Tri-Dimensional Materials Deposition Jetting System

ImTech, Inc. proudly announces the release of the I-Jet 4100, a tri-dimensional printhead positioning system for materials deposition and jetting analysis. The I-Jet 4100 is a highly precise fluid jetting deposition tool. With its advanced features, the I-Jet 4100 enables you to focus on the functional aspects of your project by reducing your development time. [More]