Article - 27 Jan 2020
Topography becomes more important in quality assurance for manufacturing. This regards the characterization of macro-sized to medium optics and the optimization of a manufacturing process using a...
Article - 18 Nov 2020
3D optical metrology tools may be incorporated "in process", which is where the future of metrology exists in advanced manufacturing scenarios.
News - 25 Jun 2009
A new simulation program optimizes the structure and configuration of the metallic contact fingers in concentrator solar cells, thereby improving the efficiency factor, and a highly-sensitive method...
News - 27 Oct 2015
Market leaders in temperature controlled microscopy, Linkam Scientific Instruments report on the use of their tensile temperature controlled stage is being applied to develop and characterise novel...
News - 12 Sep 2006
If eyes are "the windows of the soul," corneas are the panes in those windows. They shield the eye from dust and germs. They also act as the eye's outermost lens, contributing up to 75...
News - 1 Dec 2016
In non-contact displacement measurement applications, engineers often overlook the effects of temperature variations on the measurement accuracy of the sensor. It is therefore critical to check...
News - 8 Jul 2009
In its newly-released Quarterly Display Optical Film Report, DisplaySearch indicated that Q2'09 demand for large-area TFT LCD backlight optical film grew by more than 22% Q/Q, to 56 million square...
News - 23 Sep 2008
New miniature image-capturing technology powered by water, sound, and surface tension could lead to smarter and lighter cameras in everything from cell phones and automobiles to autonomous robots and...
Article - 3 Jul 2013
Strength testing of ropes is extremely difficult as they have a tendency to break suddenly and unexpectedly.
News - 7 Dec 2012
Instron, a leading provider of testing equipment solutions designed to evaluate mechanical properties of materials and components, introduces the BioCoat: a polyurethane protective cover designed for...