News - 6 Jul 2009
A handheld medical diagnostic system developed by MycroLab, which has the potential to save millions of lives, has won INNOVIC's International Next Big Thing Award.
MycroLab's Chief Science...
Article - 26 Feb 2019
This article discusses the applications of Raman spectroscopy in silicone wafer testing, medical diagnostics and incoming inspection.
Article - 9 Aug 2018
Optical coherence tomography (OCT) has gained increasing interest as a medical imaging method. Although only 30 companies were making OCT systems in 2012, at present, that number has increased to over...
Article - 15 Feb 2018
Researchers are examining ways to reduce the size while simultaneously improving the resolution of medical imaging devices.
News - 26 Nov 2008
A new "barcode chip" developed by researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) promises to revolutionize diagnostic medical testing. In less than 10 minutes, and using...
News - 3 Oct 2008
The National Science Foundation has granted two Clemson University professors $250,000 to research and develop nanofiber-based probes - needles that are 10 times smaller in diameter than a human hair...
Article - 25 Sep 2007
This technology has been developed to inspect semiconductor wafers and identify flaws and features on a nano-technology scale. However, the sensors, algorithms, neural network systems, optics and...
Article - 29 Sep 2004
Rostov researchers in Russia have developed a porous piezoelectic ceramic that has been optimised for use in ultrasound devices or piezotransformers. Posted July 2 2004
Article - 26 Jun 2002
Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a family of nanoparticles that can be used to form photonic crystals, the properties of which can be tailored during the processing.
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Although outdated by single mode optic fibres, multimode fibre is going through a resurgence.