RUSNANO and company Terwingo have signed an investment agreement for construction of Russia's first factory to manufacture a distinctive steel wire for cutting silicon and sapphire. The wire is a key consumable in the production of solar battery elements and microelectronic units.
Following the pioneering work in spatial atomic layer deposition and the launch of the revolutionizing research and development tool TFS 200R for continuous ALD in 2009, Beneq has closed the deal for a roll-to-roll ALD system, the Web Coating System WCS 500.
The Polar Quartz project will establish a vertically integrated production complex for quartz micro- and nanopowder and ultrapure quartz concentrate. These products are in high demand from several sectors, including the nanoelectronics, optoelectronics, lighting, and chemical industries.
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced the extension of its successful Applied Reflexion GTTM CMP (chemical-mechanical planarization) system to include the planarization of tungsten films. This CMP process is critical to fabricating the transistor contacts and vias in advanced DRAM, NAND and logic devices.
The Vistec EBPG5200 will be installed in the Nano3 cleanroom facility at the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2) and will be used for nano- and microfabrication enabling basic and applied research and development for hundreds of academic and industrial users.
Moortec Semiconductor's latest temperature sensor IP blocks were designed using standard logic processes for 65-nanometer (nm), 40-nm and 28-nm geometries and can be easily instantiated multiple times across systems-on-chips (SoCs) for temperature profiling.
Oxford Instruments plc, a leading provider of high technology tools and systems for industry and research, announces the acquisition of Omicron NanoTechnology GmbH (together with its subsidiaries, Omicron and Omniprobe, Inc).
Michigan State University spinoff XG Sciences has entered into a series of agreements with POSCO, a Korean corporation and one of the world's largest steel producers, to create a strategic partnership for the advancement of graphene manufacturing and product development based on XG Sciences' proprietary technologies.
Electrovaya Inc. today announced that it has signed a contract to supply Chrysler with Lithium Ion SuperPolymer battery systems for 25 Town and Country minivans that will be part of a demonstration fleet of Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs) that Chrysler Group LLC has developed in partnership with the United States Department of Energy.
Integran Technologies Inc., a world leader in metal nanotechnologies, announced today that it has begun consolidating its three Toronto locations into one facility at 6300 Northam Dr, Mississauga Ontario.
NanoInk's NanoFabrication Systems Division has announced that it will launch its new force sensor and levelling devices at the Nanotech Conference and Expo, which is part of TechConnect World. NanoInk will also be presenting an oral paper on the technology behind the latest advancement of Dip Pen Nanolithography.
The LEICA DG SUMMILUX 25mm / F1.4 ASPH. lens adopts Panasonic's Nano Surface Coating technology on the surface of the lens, which helps dramatically minimize reflection at the entire visual light range (380nm-780nm).
Picosun Oy, globally operating manufacturer of state-of-the-art Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) systems, has achieved its fifth consecutive profitable fiscal year from May 2010 to April 2011. Picosun's turnover increased by 100 %, as reported by Picosun CEO Kustaa Poutiainen in the company's Annual Shareholder's Meeting last week.