Article - 12 Mar 2006
Scanning probe microscopes (SPMs) are instruments that measure properties of surfaces. They include atomic force microscopes (AFMs) and scanning tunnelling microscopes (STMs).
Article - 19 Mar 2003
A concise report on the state of play of the gold market relating to industrial applications. Current and future devlopments for the elcteronics biomaterials/dental, pharamaceuticals and catalyst...
News - 26 Sep 2005
Toshiba Corporation has reconfirmed the flexibility and expandability of the HD DVD format with the announcement of a 30GB dual-layer HD DVD-R (recordable) disc that extends the capacity for a...
News - 12 May 2005
Toshiba Corporation has announced development of a triple-layer HD DVD-ROM (read-only) disc with a data capacity of 45 gigabytes, 50% more than the 30-gigabyte dual-layer HD DVD-ROM disc already...
News - 10 Jun 2005
A group of four manufacturers has announced successful development of a prototype of a HD DVD-R disc, the write-once next generation DVD disc, that can be easily produced at high volume on standard...
News - 3 Aug 2015
DVD material holds tremendous potential. This has been proven by an international research team, which has discovered that the material is suitable as a highly rapid light switch for data...
News - 10 Jan 2011
Although the storage of films and music on a DVD is part of our digital world, the physical basis of the storage mechanism is not understood in detail.
In the current issue of the leading journal...
News - 5 Feb 2010
Cinram International Income Fund (TSX: CRW.UN) announced today that it has received written notice from Warner Home Video Inc. ["WHV"] that WHV has exercised its option to terminate its...
News - 20 May 2009
Futuristic discs with a storage capacity 2,000 times that of current DVDs could be just around the corner, thanks to new research from Swinburne University of Technology. For the first time...
News - 17 May 2009
If one University of Houston professor has his way, the inexpensive plastic now used to manufacture CDs and DVDs will one day soon be put to use in improving the integrity of electronics in aircraft,...