4D LABS, a research institute for innovation in the design, development, demonstration and delivery of advanced materials research at Simon Fraser University (SFU), and Cambridge NanoTech announced today a strategic partnership as they work together to develop new and novel precursor applications for real world use.
Precision Flow Technologies (PFT), a global provider of design and manufacturing outsourcing solutions, has expanded its gas handling equipment product line to include a full range of UHP bulk chemical delivery equipment, slurry blend and dispense systems, chemical metrology, and SCADA.
Fibron Technologies, Inc. has announced the formation of Finano Ltd. Oy, a wholly owned Finnish subsidiary, based in Helsinki, Finland. The company has been established for the purpose of developing advanced manufacturing capabilities for Fibron and providing a footprint for Fibron's expansion in Europe.
After a Europe-wide tender process, the Helmholtz Centre Berlin for Materials and Energy awarded the order for two depositions systems of the type A600V7 to Leybold Optics GmbH, Germany. The systems are to be supplied to the Competence Centre for Thin Film and Nanotechnology for Photovoltaic Berlin.
Using the coating analysis software, the Orbis provides simultaneous multi-layer film thickness and composition analyses for metal, oxide, nitride and carbide coatings as well as coatings that contain elements within the observable range of the Orbis system from Sodium to Berkelium.
MARSH, TUV-Sued and The Innovation Society St.Gallen cooperatively launch an encompassing nano risk management offer for industrial clients. The nano risk management should offer enterprises more security in dealing with new nano materials, reduce potential liability risks und thus lowering costs for insurance polices and risk loadings.
Amtech Systems, Inc., a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that its solar division, Tempress Systems, has joined Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited and the Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands in a three-party research collaboration on the N-type Metal Wrap Through PV cell and module technology.
QD Vision, Inc., developer of nanotechnology-based optical products for displays and solid state lighting, today announced it has relocated to a new, high-volume production facility in Lexington, Massachusetts to support new products launching in 2012.
A research team working under Natcore Technology Inc. co-founder Prof. Andrew Barron has fabricated two families of multilayer quantum dot films, one with silicon quantum dots and the other with germanium quantum dots, both of which have demonstrated the ability to produce a photo-generated current.