Article - 16 Nov 2018
Rare earth materials are a particular class of elements and cathodoluminescence is a useful technique for observing them and their properties.
Article - 6 Mar 2018
In this interview, Don Cohen gives an informed perception about what it takes to identify and solve problems related to surfaces, tribology and friction.
News - 9 Oct 2008
Scientists at the UK's National Physical Laboratory (NPL) in Teddington have designed a high-speed thermometer that can measure the temperature inside explosions without being damaged in the...
Article - 18 May 2017
Performance plastics such as PEEK can be used to replace heavy metals. Among any thermoplastic, this extruded resin is known to have the highest strength-to-weight ratios. Performance plastics are...
News - 26 Sep 2007
Arkema has introduced a new, extremely flexible grade of Kynar®, called Kynar Ultraflex®B. The new Kynar Ultraflex® resin has a flexural modulus of 12,000 psi, making it over twenty times...
News - 26 Sep 2006
In a precedent-shattering demonstration of the potential of laser-wakefield acceleration, scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, working with colleagues at...
News - 11 Aug 2014
The Janis Research ultra-low temperature (ULT) group is proud to announce the development of an enhanced top-loading Helium-3 cryostat with sample in UHV environment, the model...
News - 16 Apr 2009
SKF, the leading knowledge engineering company, has developed a handheld endoscope that allows users to assess the condition of difficult to access equipment simply and quickly. Unlike more...
News - 22 Jan 2015
Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created complex multimodal polymer fibers that have the ability to deliver drugs and optical signals into the brain, directly. These...
News - 13 Aug 2009
Tunable lasers rely on the performance of a micropositioning or nanopositioning actuator to position a diffraction grating with extreme precision and repeatability. Noliac provides low voltage...