ANF Technology Ltd., the manufacturer of NAFEN, the first ever superior-grade alumina nanofiber to be produced and made available at commercially viable, industrial volumes, will be exhibiting at the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering's (SAMPE) annual event to be held at Long Beach, California.
Pixelligent Technologies, producer of PixClear, the leading nanocrystal dispersions for demanding applications in the electronics, semiconductor, and industrial markets, announced today that it closed $5.1 million in new equity funding. The funds will be used to further accelerate the scaling-up of its manufacturing capacity and to hire application, engineering, and business development focused employees.
Solar3D, Inc., the developer of a breakthrough 3-dimensional solar cell technology to maximize the conversion of sunlight into electricity, announced that it has begun discussions with the Smart System Technology and Commercialization Center of the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, in New York, to fabricate a manufacturing ready prototype and execute a pilot manufacturing run of its new solar cell.
MOSIS, a provider of low-cost prototyping and small volume production services for custom ICs, teams up with imec, Tyndall and ePIXfab - the European Silicon Photonics support center providing low-cost prototyping services for photonic ICs. The partnership gives MOSIS' customers access to imec's state-of-the-art fully integrated silicon photonics processes and Tyndall's advanced silicon photonics packaging technology.
The Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research announced that it has finalized a funding agreement with Bing Energy International, LLC. The company's fuel cell innovations will lead to power generation that is lower in cost, more efficient and cleaner for the environment, while bringing increased stability to the electric grid.
EnerG2 today announced the issuance of U.S. Patent 8,404,384, which recognizes EnerG2's invention of ultrapure high-surface-area carbon. This invention has allowed EnerG2 to manufacture energy storage carbons with a 10x improvement in purity level over other commercial activated carbons.
Nano Labs Corp. announced today the Company has signed a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) with CIVIK of Mexico. The NDA will allow CIVIK to review and test 2 of Nano Labs' nanotechnologies, the nano insulate coatings and nano diamond applications, on CIVIK's proprietary LED light system.
Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) recently joined the National Science Foundation (NSF) as a partner in an ongoing NSF project to further develop compact models of emerging nanoelectronic devices such as might be used in next-generation consumer electronics.
EDAX Inc. has introduced the new TEAM WDS Analysis System. With the introduction of TEAM WDS, EDAX has merged its Wavelength Dispersive Spectrometry (WDS) product line into the highly successful TEAM Analysis System, which improves workflow and streamlines all three microanalysis techniques - Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDS), Electron Backscatter Diffraction (EBSD) and WDS - into one common user interface.
Anasys Instruments reports on the recent publication from the University of Illinois which describes the development of a novel technique for chemical identification at the nanometer scale based on AFM-IR.
NanoSight reports on how Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis, NTA, is being applied in the Chemical Engineering Department of the California Institute of Technology to study nanoparticle-based therapeutics being developed for the treatment of illnesses such as dementia and Alzheimer's.
The cooperation will focus on technology development based on Infineon's eFlash cell design and manufacturing of automotive and security microcontrollers (MCUs) with 40nm process structures. Production of the next generation 40nm eFlash MCUs will take place at different GLOBALFOUNDRIES sites, initially in Singapore with subsequent transfer to its site in Dresden, Germany.
Carl Zeiss Microscopy, LLC, announces that it is holding three workshop series on its innovative scanning electron microscope (SEM) products. Separate events will be held for the ZEISS Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope; the Crossbeam (FIB-SEM); and the EVO Series SEM.