Seattle-based Modumetal announced that it has received a Small Business Innovative Research contract from the Department of Energy (DOE) to demonstrate application of its nanolaminate and functional gradation technology to structures that would improve the longevity and safety of Gen IV nuclear power plants.
A123 Systems, a developer and manufacturer of advanced Nanophosphate lithium ion batteries and systems, today announced the creation of two focused business groups -- one dedicated to the transportation market and the other to cell design and development -- to best serve customers across all of A123's vertical markets.
Nanometrics Incorporated, a leading supplier of advanced process control metrology systems used primarily in the manufacturing and packaging of semiconductors, solar photovoltaics and high-brightness LEDs, today announced multiple orders from new and existing HB-LED customers for RPMBlue and IVS185 metrology systems, which will be used for photoluminescence mapping and critical dimension and overlay control, respectively.
BioAlliance Pharma SA, a company dedicated to the treatment and supportive care of cancer and AIDS patients, has presented its results on new oral chemotherapy nanoparticle formulation at the AAPS Annual Meeting in Los Angeles (November 8 to 12, 2009).
Applied Nanoscience Inc. (ANI), a nanotechnology-based filtration company, today issued a progress report to its investors relating to progress in commercializing the disposable NanoFense Protective Face Mask, designed to offer superior protection against a broad spectrum of harmful virus, bacteria and fungi.
The Dow Chemical Company and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) announced today that they had recently signed a multi-year research collaboration that is strategic to both organizations' interests in solar energy.
At the International Conference on Nitride Semiconductors (ICNS) in Korea on 18-23 October LayTec presented its latest product: Pyro 400. Unlike conventional infrared pyrometry, which can only detect the susceptor surface temperature under sapphire or SiC wafers, Pyro 400 is the first real solution for measuring the exact surface temperature of GaN layers.
WaferGen Biosystems, Inc., a leading developer of state-of-the-art genetic analysis systems, today announced that the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center demonstrated the utility of WaferGen's new proprietary SmartChip Nano-dispenser.
SEMATECH engineers and the industry at large continue to make progress in developing the infrastructure that will enable lithography for cost-effective manufacturing, according to papers presented at the 2009 International EUVL (Extreme Ultraviolet Lithography) and 193 nm Immersion Extensions Symposia, held Oct. 18-23, in Prague, Czech Republic.
Arrowhead Research Corporation announced today that its majority owned subsidiary, Unidym, Inc., has entered into a joint development agreement with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a leading maker of liquid crystal display (LCD) panels, to extend their successful collaboration into a third year.
DCG Systems, Inc. today announced major additions to its comprehensive range of integrated diagnostic tools designed to meet the complex challenges facing manufacturers of today's advanced 32 nm device technologies.
This fully integrated surface characterization tool is designed to meet the demands of surface engineers whether working in cutting-edge research and development of new surface chemistries or dealing with routine characterization of surfaces, thin films and coatings.
The goal of Photonion is to develop new analytical devices based on the mass spectroscopic method invented at Helmholtz Zentrum München in order to be able to directly analyze complex organic gases, liquids or solid materials.