Article - 14 Jan 2003
Researchers from IBM and Nion have developed a high resolutioin electron microscope which is able to resolve individual atoms inside a material. Design aspects, how the microscope works, capabilities...
Article - 15 Aug 2002
Intel has announced that is preparing to manufacture computer chips using the 90nm process. They will be the first to use the process for production capacities. Intel are also integrating other...
Article - 5 Mar 2002
Researchers can now control DNA biomolecules with radio waves. The ultimate goal of this work will be to use biological machines to perform tasks on a molecular scale.
Article - 23 Nov 2001
Materials with grain sizes in the order of a billionth of a meter are called nanomaterials, or nanocrystalline materials, which can be used for a range of structural and non-structural applications.
Article - 16 Feb 2002
The only material that is practically used for electron emitters is tungsten. Although there are other electropositive metals that yield higher emission rates, tungsten has an extremely low vapor...
Article - 13 Aug 2019
MTI Instruments has been providing non-contact physical measurement tools for almost 60 years. MTI has a global client base spanning a multitude of industries from transportation and power generation...
Article - 22 Nov 2013
Move over graphene, there’s a new 2D super material contender on the horizon – tin.
Article - 17 Sep 2013
Graphene light detectors have been successfully combined with semiconductor chips, with potential benefits for large computer networks.
Article - 2 May 2018
Ceramics is a term that has a wide range of meanings, from eggshell-delicate Denby vases to equally delicate chips packed with circuitry. But in this context, the focus is on transition-metal oxide...
Article - 3 Feb 2020
Thin films are an emergent area of study, research, and development with many applications. Coating other materials (substrates) with certain thin-films can produce synthetic materials with unique and...