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Graphene studies by different optical, AFM and spectroscopy techniques

Combination of Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM), Raman / Fluorescence / Rayleigh microscopy and Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy (SNOM) provides unique opportunities for Graphene investigation. Different AFM techniques allow one to study mechanical, electrical, magnetic and even elastic properties of Graphene flakes.

Jun 2nd, 2010

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Copper nanowires enable bendable displays and solar cells

A team of Duke University chemists has perfected a simple way to make tiny copper nanowires in quantity. The cheap conductors are small enough to be transparent, making them ideal for thin-film solar cells, flat-screen TVs and computers, and flexible displays.

Jun 1st, 2010

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Ultra-precise optical systems for space

Metal mirrors made with extremely high precision and exactly positioned are the key elements of modern telescopes. A new production technique enables complex optical surfaces to be manufactured with excellent trueness of shape and hitherto unattained positional accuracy.

Jun 1st, 2010

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