MEMSCAP, the leading provider of innovative solutions based on MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems) technology, including optical components, today announces it has successfully completed die level reliability testing beyond 200 millions cycles on its Thermally Actuated Variable Optical Attenuators.
WATT Fuel Cell Corp., a designer and developer of solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) systems, announces an agreement granting the company an exclusive worldwide license to fuel cell technology intellectual property previously developed and implemented at NanoDynamics Energy Inc.
rIQ is designed to determine the refractive index of glass quickly, accurately and easily. A vital instrument for any forensic laboratory, rIQ is offered in a standalone configuration, as part of a microspectrophotometer which includes color analysis of glass, or as an upgrade package.
Picosun Oy, Finland-based global manufacturer of state-of-the-art Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) systems, joined forces with other high profile Finnish high-tech companies to boost India's emerging clean technology markets with world-leading know-how on issues such as wind power, water management and nanotechnology solutions for green and sustainable development at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS) February 3rd - 5th, Delhi, India 2011.
C3Nano, Inc. this week announced that the company has closed a US $3.2 million round of Series-A financing from China and Silicon Valley-based GSR Ventures. A spinout company from Professor Zhenan Bao's chemical engineering lab at Stanford University, C3Nano has developed a sustainable, proprietary hybrid carbon nanotube (CNT) based transparent electrode ink and film for use in devices such as touch screens, OLED devices, photovoltaic solar panels and flexible displays.
The new Arizona factory, designated Fab 42, will be the most advanced, high-volume semiconductor manufacturing facility in the world. Construction of the new fab is expected to begin in the middle of this year and is expected to be completed in 2013.
LayTec AG announces its conversion from LayTec GmbH (a limited liability company) into LayTec AG (Aktiengesellschaft, joint stock corporation). With today's entry into the commercial register of Berlin/Charlottenburg, LayTec will operate in future as LayTec AG.
The Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research (MPI-P) and Asylum Research, the technology leader in scanning probe/atomic force microscopy (SPM/AFM), are co-organizing the 2nd International Workshop for Scanning Probe Microscopy for Energy Applications, to be held at the MPI-P in Mainz, Germany from June 8-10, 2011.
Cascade Microtech, Inc. today announced that its VueTrack probe-to-pad alignment solution and its S-Technology Pyramid production test probe cards have been selected by the editors of Test and Measurement World as finalists for "Best in Test" products in the category of Wafer Probing.
Germany based Magforce Nanotechnologies AG and MT Med Tech Engineering GmbH filed patent application for alternating magnetic field application device for heating magnetic or magnetizable substances in biological tissue.
Genovis has acquired an exclusive license for a new technology that uses so-called upconverting nanoparticles as contrast agents in optical biomedical imaging. Genovis is acquiring the license from Lumito, a LUAB company, including an option to acquire the technology as a whole.
Large equipment investments at the Institute for Microelectronics Stuttgart (IMS CHIPS) - new electron-beam writer forms the core of a worldwide unique infrastructure for low/mid volume production of complex nano structures.
Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. announced on February 15, 2011 that it had signed a binding contract with Inversiones Energeticas, S.A. de C.V. (INE), one of El Salvador's largest electric generation utilities, to provide a turn-key 10 Megawatt ALTI-ESS advanced battery system for frequency control.