Article - 11 Sep 2009
Modern integrated circuits are made by depositing layers of different materials upon substrates and then etching circuits within those films. The thickness of the films must be precisely controlled in...
Article - 11 Jan 2006
This paper looks at the photolithographic properties of poly(N-tetradecylmethacryl-amide-co-t-butyl 4-vinylphenyl carbonate) [p(TDMA-tBVPC)] thin films prepared by Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) technique.
Article - 1 Mar 2005
Nano-Proprietary, Inc., have entered into a research and development agreement with Shimane Institute for Industrial Technology (SIIT) to develop a new aluminum alloy using carbon nanotubes that has...
Article - 28 Oct 2003
NASA have developed a technology that uses carbon nanotubes to replace copper interconnects in integrated circuits. It could bring about increased computing power and extend the life of the silicon...
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 - 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 - 29 Aug 2001
Using a proprietary production process involving multilayers of copper, a new generation of computer chip is being produced. These overcome the poisoning effects of copper on silicon and have superior...
Article - 16 Jul 2004
Hitachi Chemicals have been awarded an ADY Award for their product AC-9051AR. It is an anisotropic conductive film for use in flat panel displays. Posted July 7 2004
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 - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...