Her Majesty the Queen has awarded a Queen's Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category to DuPont for the continuous development of DuPont Solamet photovoltaic metallization paste, a key component in increasing the energy efficiency of solar cells.
In the drive for more cost-effective solar energy, DuPont and Oerlikon Solar have collaborated on a new, ultra-thin white reflective solar photovoltaic encapsulant sheet that is part of the DuPont PV5200 Series.
Intezyne has announced it has received notification the European Patent Office intends to grant a patent covering a key element of Intezyne's breakthrough drug delivery technology, the IVECT Method. At the core of this technology is the IVECT micelle, a proprietary, polymeric nanoparticle designed to encapsulate and deliver best-in-class therapeutics, while limiting exposure to healthy tissues.
Novellus Systems has announced that it has developed precision anti-reflective layer (ARL) patterning films on its VECTOR PECVD platform with less than 2 angstroms wafer-to-wafer thickness variability.
Axcess International Inc., a leader in wireless credentials, today announced it has secured a contract for providing a wireless ID system in support of advanced workforce management applications that will improve the safety of workers on a large oil platform in the Far East.
BASF has created an advanced copper plating chemistry for current and future generation chip technologies. The innovative chemical solution, which is the direct result of the joint development program with IBM started in June 2007, outperforms other commercially available chemistries.
Carl Zeiss Industrial Metrology celebrated the official grand opening of the West Coast Tech Center (WCTC) in Irvine, California on Tuesday, April 6 and Wednesday, April 7. Set up as a production inspection facility with metrology systems running in a process support role, the two-day metrology event offered visitors a unique experience.
Olympus has today introduced the new cellSens software for life science imaging applications. Consisting of three different packages: cellSens Entry, cellSens Standard and cellSens Dimension, all user requirements can be met with ease.
Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced data from animal studies demonstrating the superior bone marrow uptake of CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection, its lead clinical-stage program, as well as the enhanced circulation kinetics and efficacy of its preclinical hydrophobic docetaxel prodrug nanoparticle (HDPN) formulation were presented at the 101st Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research.