News - 24 Jul 2008
Researchers have overcome a major obstacle in producing transistors from networks of carbon nanotubes, a technology that could make it possible to print circuits on plastic sheets for applications...
Article - 31 May 2022
This article from Air Products looks at how nitrogen can improve productivity, reduce defects, and maximize cost-efficiency in printed circuit board manufacturing.
Article - 27 May 2020
This article discusses chipping damage within integrated circuit manufacturing.
Article - 7 Sep 2018
Graphene is gaining traction as a potential material, with applications ranging from aerospace, lighting, energy to optoelectronics and electronics. This article discusses four fabrication techniques...
Article - 9 Apr 2018
For quality control purposes, wafers, such as semiconductor or flat-panel display (FPD) chips, need to be examined under a microscope to verify that they meet specifications.
Article - 26 Mar 2018
Stanene has the characteristic hexagonal structure associated with 2D materials, consisting of atoms of tin.
Article - 8 Dec 2017
Quantum optics is a rapidly evolving field where single photons can be employed in many applications.
Article - 6 Jul 2017
Researchers led by Raymond McQuaid, Amit Kumar and Marty Gregg from Queen’s University have developed “domain walls” that exist within crystalline materials.
Article - 24 Aug 2016
The degradation of various materials is caused due to the synergistic action of electrochemical and mechanical components. Open circuit potential (OCP) and its evolution during a tribocorrosion test...
Article - 11 Aug 2016
Photonic integrated circuits (PICs) are considered a key enabling technology in a range of application fields, from telecommunications to biosensing and quantum optics.