Semilab Semiconductor Physics Laboratory designs, produces and sells metrology equipment for the characterization of semiconductor and photovoltaic materials, for monitoring the manufacturing process...
Article - 11 Jul 2008
As a true breakthrough material in the electronic ceramics industry for more than half a century, barium titanate (BaTiO3) has found widespread applications in multi-layer ceramic capacitors MLCCs,...
News - 19 Dec 2005
Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden, has together with five European partners started a three year project, Nanostar, for mastering of nanostructured multifunctional ferroelectric...
News - 18 Nov 2010
The change-over to lead-free products is in full progress. The problem is however that the environmentally friendly alternatives have to be as efficient as the lead-containing variants. One example is...
News - 13 Dec 2010
Pyrroles, which are rings containing one nitrogen and four carbon atoms, are essential components of our red hemoglobin as well as the green chlorophyll in plants. Japanese researchers led by...
Article - 5 Oct 2018
This article discusses the applications of an atomic force microscope in polymer science and engineering.
News - 29 Apr 2019
Luminescent ferroelectrics have drawn deep attention in field emission display (FED), flat-panel display, and vacuum fluorescent displays, which have a major focus on the multicomponent systems of...
Article - 15 Nov 2017
Thin films of oxide and organic materials are the building blocks of a wide range of nanomaterials and devices in battery technology, sensors and optoelectronics.
Article - 29 Mar 2006
In this paper the concept of ‘damage-free’ machining is reviewed and the importance of machine tool characteristics highlighted with reference to diamond turning and grinding. Examples are given...
News - 5 Sep 2016
Fast response, high bandwidth and force, and virtually unlimited resolution make piezoelectric transducers invaluable to modern high tech applications including flow measurement, distance gauging,...