Article - 7 Jan 2020
Lasers are an advanced optical technology being used across many different applications ranging from astronomy to medicine. Today, there are many different types of lasers, each of which are suited to...
Article - 8 Oct 2019
The use of nanomaterials in electronics (nanoelectronics) has opened the scope of the field, and smaller devices than ever before are now possible.
Article - 25 Jun 2019
This article discusses vertical-cavity surface emitting lasers and their use in a wide range of optical applications.
Article - 14 Feb 2019
The 2018 midyear semiconductor sales were record-breaking. They were found to be 6.0% higher than the previous quarter and a staggering 20.5% higher than the 2017 midyear review.
Article - 14 Nov 2018
This article discusses the semiconductor boom, and questions how long it can last for.
Article - 10 Sep 2018
Resistors are a type of electrical component which are widely used in electrical circuits. In fact, they are one of the most widely used and most important components of an electrical circuit.
Article - 3 Aug 2018
Microrobots are small enough to manipulate systems, but are large enough to include components, providing more control over nanorobots.
Article - 11 Dec 2002
With an increasing amount of computer and electronic scrap being generated technologies have had to be developed to recycle and deal with these materials. Some of these technologies are described for...
Article - 1 Aug 2001
Grain boundaries play an important role in the electrical behaviour of some materials. Control of grain boundaries can influence how well a material performs. A method for measuring the structure of...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Technologies such as ion implantation, CO2 laser treatment and plasma spraying are described. These can be used to alter the surface properties of materials, resulting in increased wear and...