News - 2 Dec 2014
In collaboration with six corporations from four EU states, the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA has developed an energy-efficient, carbon nanotube...
News - 2 Apr 2008
Inspired by data sent from NASA robots on Mars, Dr. Ronald Peterson, Professor of Geology at Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada, has observed a new mineral species on Earth, and predicts...
News - 3 Feb 2016
NASA’s follow-on to the successful ICESat mission will employ a never-before-flown technique for determining the topography of ice sheets and the thickness of sea ice, but that won’t be...
Article - 18 Apr 2019
This article discusses imaging the surface of biological tissue and cells in the SEM.
Article - 10 Jun 2019
This article discusses particle sizing using a disc centrifuge photosedimentometer.
News - 29 Oct 2008
Marrying a sensitive detector technology capable of distinguishing hundreds of different chemical compounds with a pattern-recognition module that mimics the way animals recognize odors, researchers...
Article - 13 Apr 2017
An electronic nose is a type of vapor analyzer using an array of dissimilar sensors simulating the human olfactory response.
News - 11 Apr 2018
For years, physicists have predicted that the fundamental quantum states superconductivity and superinsulation occur as mirrored reflections of one another, and a new study published in Scientific...
News - 21 Sep 2012
Hydrated minerals have been found on the giant asteroid Vesta by NASA's Dawn spacecraft. Observations reveal that surface of Vesta has been colored by volatile materials. However, actual water ice...
News - 4 Dec 2009
CERN's Large Hadron Collider has become the world's highest energy particle accelerator, having accelerated its twin beams of protons to an energy of 1.18 TeV in the early hours of the...