QuantumSphere, Inc., a leading developer of advanced catalyst materials, high performance electrodes, and related technologies and systems for portable power and clean-energy applications, today announced that it has been awarded a grant by the United States Army for the development of advanced fuel cell technology that improves efficiency, integration and portability and reduces costs for portable power applications.
Micron Technology, Inc. today announced that it is expanding its partnership with Nanya Technology Corporation and signing a definitive agreement to acquire Qimonda AG's 35.6 percent ownership stake in Inotera Memories, Inc., a leading Taiwanese DRAM memory manufacturer, for $400 million in cash.
Labsphere, a world leader in light testing and measurement and optical coatings, has opened a new online shop accessible through www.labsphere.com. Developed for the convenience of North American customers and prospective customers, the shop features a broad inventory of Labsphere?s stock systems, modular components, targets and standards.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. announced that it will host an informative seminar on the latest advances and applications for its vast range of gas chromatographic products for the environmental laboratory, culminating with the TSQ Quantum GC.
IMEC, Europe's leading independent nanoelectronics research institute today announced that Toshiba, world-leading integrated device manufacturer, has licensed IMEC technology for designing power-efficient, flexible processors in a single- and multiprocessor architecture.
The accredited XRF Standards Laboratory of Eastern Applied Research, Inc has developed a set of hazardous substance reference standards. The set can be utilized with both desktop and handheld XRF systems of most brands to increase instrument accuracy.
Initially developed for precious metal testing applications the EDX-3000 has grown in popularity throughout that industry. It is commonly used to perform identification of unknown metals, alloy verification, gold purity analysis and various related tests. With the addition of an HS-Package (collimator and filters package) the EDX-3000 can provide the sensitivity required to meet the detection limits of various toxic metals regulations.
More powerful than wind farms, more efficient than solar panels and more practical and aesthetically pleasing than both. Solar Botanic is a company which harvests the energy of the sun and wind by incorporating established science into an innovative nanotechnology.
EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced it has shipped its 100th nanoimprint lithography (NIL) system.
The Dutch companies Micronit Microfluidics, FutureChemistry and Flowid announced the start of a cooperation named Access2Flow. Together, the three companies will offer a new generation of microreactor systems that enable chemists to quickly perform fluid reactions on an industrial scale.
Namos GmbH, a Dresden-based company which is partly owned by Nanostart AG, will receive up to one million euros from the ERP Start Fund, a joint program of the Kreditanstalt fuer Wiederaufbau (KfW), the German government-owned development bank, and the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology.
In a move to further extend its global distribution network, Nanosurf AG announced the appointment of RL Artal Co. LLC (located in Budapest) as its official agent for Hungary and Anamet SRO (located in Prague and Modra) as Nanosurf's distributor for the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
The competition was held Sept. 22 to Oct. 4 at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif. Lockheed Martin led a team including NanoDynamics Energy and Quallion, LLC. The NanoDynamics Energy SOFCs were part of both a prize-eligible and a non prize-eligible hybrid solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) system designed to address all competition parameters, including: 92 hours of autonomous, continuous operation at a 20-watt output; a weight of less than 4 kilograms.
API Nanotronics Corp., a leading supplier of electronic components, nano-optics and nanotechnology research and development to the defense and communications sectors, today announced first quarter operating results for the period ended August 31, 2008.