Baolab Microsystems has announced a new technology to construct nanoscale MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical Systems) within the structure of the actual CMOS wafer itself using standard, high volume CMOS lines, which is much easier and quicker with fewer process steps than existing MEMS fabrication techniques that build the MEMS on the surface of the wafer.
Magnolia Solar Corporation, a developer of low-cost, thin-film photovoltaic modules used in defense and commercial applications, has today that its wholly owned subsidiary has recently received a $1 million award from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc., a developer of flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules, has announced that it has signed a strategic supply agreement with FTL Solar, LLC, a world leader in lightweight solar structures and products headquartered in Austin, Texas.
The Nanotechnology Knowledge Transfer Network (NanoKTN), one of the UK's primary knowledge-based networks for Micro and Nanotechnologies, and the Institute of Nanotechnology (IoN), a professional membership organisation for the nanotechnology industry, has announced its collaboration that with the support of Technology Strategy Board funding, will encourage and support global business development for UK SMEs.
These funds will help SAGE establish a facility for the manufacture of energy-saving electronically tintable glass, which will make buildings more energy efficient and will create hundreds of new green manufacturing and construction jobs.
Owlstone Nanotech Inc. has been awarded an $80k contract from an agency of the UK Ministry of Defence for a 3-month investigation into the application of its core miniaturised FAIMS technology in ultra-trace vapor detection.
According to the results of the market research of Future Market Inc., NT-MDT Co. has the second position on the international market of nanotechnology equipment production in the probe microscopy segment.
Showa Shell Solar K.K., a 100% subsidiary of Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. headquartered in Tokyo, today announced that it will open two overseas offices this April in Northern California and Munich, further building its global network to facilitate one gigawatt per year of sales and delivery of its proprietary CIS solar panels to customers worldwide.
The Space Research Institute's Surface Science Laboratory at Auburn University has released their exciting test results of Hybrid Plastics' Short-Stop, a novel sprayable, cost effective conformal coating for the suppression of tin whiskers in lead-free solder and electronic circuits.
MTI Instruments, Inc., a worldwide leader in precision measurement solutions, and a subsidiary of Mechanical Technology Incorporated (MTI), announced the acquisition of the tensile stage line of products from Ernest F. Fullam, Inc., a pioneering microscopy accessories company.