News - 27 Jul 2018
Airy, Airier, Aerogel. Aerogels are delicate solids, which contain almost entirely air-filled pores. Until now, the practical application of aerogels has been limited by brittleness. However, this may...
News - 27 Jun 2018
The power source for embedded medical devices, unmanned aerial vehicles, electric cars, and other such objects is essential to their performance.
So, what would take place if that powerhouse...
News - 17 May 2018
A team of researchers has demonstrated that high oxide-ion conductivity is caused by the overbonding of channel oxygens in La-rich apatite-type lanthanum silicates and not by the presence of the...
News - 17 May 2018
The SurfaceFest gathers researchers and end-users interested in surface characterization.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM CEST -to- Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 5:00 PM CEST
News - 18 Apr 2018
Annually, the impacts of corroding materials cost the global economy over $1 trillion. Some alloys are exposed to extreme temperatures and stress, causing the formation of an oxide film, which in turn...
News - 11 Apr 2018
Materials only a few atoms thick, also called 2D materials, have unique properties that are not found in bulk materials and have applications in energy storage, solar cells, and water...
News - 8 Jan 2018
JPK reports on how researchers at the Free University of Berlin are using the NanoWizard® ULTRA Speed AFM to study carbon-based nanoparticles (from graphene sheets).
JPK Instruments, a...
News - 19 Dec 2017
NT-MDT S.I. is happy to present a new group of AFM and AFM-Optical combined modes based on fast force spectroscopy – HybriD mode (HD mode).
Combination of the fast force spectroscopy with...
News - 3 Nov 2017
OSI Optoelectronics (OSIO), an OSI Systems Company and global supplier of high performance standard and OEM photodiodes and high-power light sources, offers UV-enhanced planar diffused silicon...
News - 19 Jul 2017
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A new class of materials which are suitable agents for oil displacing in enhanced oil recovery have been developed by scientists in the Energy Safety...