Lockheed Martin has collaborated with The Pennsylvania State University to develop a breakthrough material that can significantly improve the performance of spacecraft antennas. The electromagnetic metamaterial is considered to be the first commercially viable product of its kind and is one of the first practical implementations of electromagnetic metamaterials that improves a real-world device.
E Ink, Polyera, and the Imperial College of London were recognized for significant contributions to innovation, R+D, and leadership in education. Awards were presented at the 10th Annual Flexible Electronics and Displays Conference held February 7-10, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona.
AIXTRON SE today announced a new order for MOCVD reactors from existing customer, the Institute of Semiconductors Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISCAS). The order comprises one AIX 200/4 in the 3x2-inch wafer configuration and one AIX 2600G3 IC in the 8x3-inch wafer configuration.
Bruker Corporation announced today the NPFLEX-LA, the first non-contact, three-dimensional surface metrology system to provide quantitative lead angle and surface texture measurements for the control and reduction of fluid leakage of rotary dynamic sealing surfaces.
Glidewell Laboratories, industry-leading provider of dental lab products and services and manufacturer of BruxZir Solid Zirconia dental material, Research and Development team has moved closer to producing transparent nanozirconia by successfully synthesizing 3 nm zirconia nanocrystals produced by "bottom-up" nanotechnology.
To enhance its contaminant-detection capability, Optiqua Technologies Pte Ltd is collaborating with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) to tap on its expertise in biomolecular sciences and sensor technology.
Soladigm, a developer of highly energy-efficient Dynamic Glass for next-generation buildings, announced today that it closed additional financing to the previously announced $30 million Series C funding, bringing the total Series C equity financing to $40 million.
FutureCarbon has developed a new variant of its Carbo e-Therm electrically heated coating - Carbo e-Therm UHT can be heated by low voltage to temperatures as high as 500 C. The company is presenting it for the first time to the international public at this year's nano tech show in Tokyo, Japan from 16 through 18 February.
CEA-Leti and Edwards, a leading supplier of vacuum technology and abatement systems, today announced that they have demonstrated an energy-saving controller system for subfabs that automatically puts process-support equipment in idle mode when fab processes are not running.
CVD Equipment Corporation announced today that new orders received during the month of January, 2011 totaled approximately $9.3 million dollars. These orders are for both production and research equipment in the fields of Solar, LED's and Nanotechnology.