The President of the Russian Union of Chemists Viktor Ivanov and Chief Executive Officer of the Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs Andrew Swinarenko signed an agreement on the promotion of the production and implementation of nanotechnology at chemical enterprises.
Nanosphere, Inc., a leader in the development and commercialization of advanced molecular diagnostics systems, announced publication of a prospective, multicenter study that illustrates the high diagnostic accuracy and potential clinical impact of the company's FDA-cleared Verigene Gram-Positive Blood Culture Test in the peer-reviewed, open-access journal PLOS Medicine.
The NX-HDM system sets a new standard for the industry in automatic defect review AFM technology by increasing throughput up to 1000 percent and an offering of 30% higher success rate than prior system, analyzing, identifying and scanning media for all wafer sizes up to 150mm.
Agilent Technologies Inc. announced the availability of scanning microwave microscopy capabilities for its premier-performance atomic force microscope, the 5500 AFM. Agilent's second-generation SMM nose cone makes this unique electrical measurement option compatible with the 5500 system.
Haydale, a leader in facilitating the commercial application of graphenes announces that with its development partner, Gwent Electronic Materials, it has developed graphene based inks with properties that now quickly enable its customers to use graphene in a wide range of applications.
With the introduction of the next generation Phenom ProX desktop SEM Phenom-World confirms its position in the top of the high-end table top for SEM imaging and analysis. With a magnification range up to 100,000x and resolution of 17nm the Phenom ProX delivers more detailed information than ever before.
Alcoa and RUSNANO will produce technologically advanced oil and gas aluminum drill pipe finished with a life-extending antiwear coating under a Memorandum of Understanding signed by the companies today. The parties intend to pursue the potential application of a nanotechnology-based coating for the aluminum drill pipe to enhance its wear resistance in harsh corrosive drilling environments.