Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant, in the amount of $999,990, from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop ultra lightweight hydrogen fuel tanks using carbon nanotube reinforcement.
At the 19th International Mass Spectrometry Conference, Bruker today introduced the breakthrough new solariX XR Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometer (FTMS) with the revolutionary ParaCell for extreme mass resolution greater than 10 million.
Digital Surf announced a new generation of Mountains 7 software that is compatible with scanning electron microscopes and multi-spectral (Raman) instruments and also brings numerous new features and enhancements for all other supported instrument families.
Veeco Instruments Inc. announced today that SEMATECH, a global semiconductor consortium that conducts research and development to advance chip manufacturing, has recently achieved a major breakthrough using Veeco's NEXUS Low Defect Density Ion Beam Deposition (LDD IBD) System to significantly reduce defects from multi-layer deposition of mask blanks used for extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL).
Toronto based Integran Technologies announced that it had received patent protection (US 8,247,050) for its vacuum tight, pore free, and tough electroplated nanometals for thermoplastic and composite parts.
Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), the world's leading university-research consortium for semiconductors and related technologies, today announced its awards recognizing outstanding professors in SRC-supported, chip-related research and education for 2012.
Altairnano today announced it had signed an agreement with Shenhua Science & Technology and its research affiliate, the National Institute of Clean and Low-carbon Energy, to jointly develop, deploy and promote industrial applications of lithium titanate-based energy storage systems in China.
The system is based on Tecan's Freedom EVO liquid handling technology and the Siloam Biosciences' OptiMax microplate. It offers rapid, sensitive and specific chemifluorescence-based ELISA procedures using exceedingly small sample volumes.
Kalray, a fabless semiconductor and software company that has developed a new generation of multicore processors for embedded applications, is announcing the availability of first samples of its 28nm MPPA-256 processor.