The latest addition to Keithley's powerful Automated Characterization Suite (ACS) family, ACS Basic Edition, integrates with the industry's broadest range of source-measure units, Keithley's SourceMeter Instrument family.
During the recent International Raman Microscopy Conference (ICORS XXI) in London, Dr. Ken Williams of Renishaw plc (UK), and Dr. Andrew Shubin of NT-MDT (Russia) signed an OEM agreement, whereby NT-MDT will sell, install, and support special inVia Raman systems for integration with its NTEGRA AFM.
NSD Bio Group, LLC, a North American Advisory firm, has been tapped by the U.S. China Economic and Security Review Commission, to conduct special analyses on China's continuing developmental efforts in specific high-tech industries, including Biotechnology and Nanotechnology.
These additions to Sigma-Aldrich's growing portfolio of research tools for regenerative medicine are expected to consist of serum-free media for bone marrow and umbilical cord stem cells, mesenchymal stem cells and neural stem cells; cytokine cocktails for stem cell expansion and differentiation; novel formulations for cyropreservation of stem cells; and specialized products to conduct clonogenic assays of the various stem cells.
Crystal IS, Inc., the world's leading manufacturer of ultraviolet light emitting diodes (UV LEDs) based on aluminum nitride (AlN) substrate technology, today announced it will receive an $800,000 appropriation from the U.S. Department of Defense to advance development of large AlN crystals for effective deep ultraviolet sources.
Vistec Lithography Inc. announced that one of its Vistec EBPG5000plus was accepted by the University of Toronto (UofT). The Gaussian Beam Lithography System will offer a wide range of application areas for the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering and the Emerging Communications Technology Institute at the Canadian University.
Invitrogen Corporation and Applied Biosystems Inc. today announced the successful completion of their merger transaction. The new company will be named Life Technologies Corporation and will be traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol LIFE beginning November 24, 2008.
Applied Nanoscience Inc., a nanotechnology-based filtration development company, today announced that it received notice of a successful EPA-F.I.F.R.A. registration from its exclusive toll manufacturer of NanoFense, a proprietary antimicrobial nanoparticle formulation developed by ANI to coat or impregnate virtually any air filter media.
MagnaChip Semiconductor Ltd., a leading Asia-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products for high volume consumer applications, today, announced the availability of its that it completed the development of industry leading 0.18um aBCD and 0.35um aBCD (Advanced Bipolar CMOS-DMOS) process technologies for foundry customers.
Skyray XRF has released the newest addition to its low-cost x-ray fluorescence instrument line; the Thick-800. Developed specifically for measuring plating thickness, the Thick-800 XRF can provide measurements of single-layer, multi-layer, thin-film coatings and solders with composition.
NanoInk, Inc., announced today the launch of its NanoFabrication Systems Division, dedicated to state-of-the-art Dip Pen Nanolithography instrumentation. In addition to a wide range of DPN instruments already offered, the NanoFabrication Systems Division will also deliver custom solutions configured precisely for customers' needs.