Monthly Archives: July 2017

Asset integrity demands special people with special approach.

Staff responsible for asset integrity should be ‘cup half empty’ types; they should be intuitively sceptical and constantly expect the worst to happen because asset failure can have extremely serious safety, environmental and financial effects. In addition, these people need to possess a highly methodical, risk-based approach to asset management, with almost obsessive attention to [...]

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The School of Materials at the University of Manchester Utilise Deben’s Mechanical Stages to Characterise Structure and Behaviour at the Micro- and Nano- Scale

Image Credits: Deben The School of Materials at the University of Manchester is the largest school of its kind in Europe. It has arguably one of the highest research levels of any university for... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Measuring CO2 to optimise bulk storage of food.

Meeting the food requirements of a growing global population is becoming increasingly difficult. Despite the need for additional food, it is estimated that 50-60% of grain is lost after harvesting, at a cost of about $ 1 trillion per year. (See note 1 below) One of the major reasons for lost grain is spoilage due [...]

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Tapping Energy Out of Human Movement

Consider wearing a skirt, shirt, or jacket that can power personal electronic devices such as fitness tracker, mobile phone, and the like while walking, waving, or just sitting down. This can be... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Introducing the FlexAL-2D the ALD Plasma Processing System for 2D Materials

Oxford Instruments’ ALD and 2D technical specialists have teamed up with Eindhoven University of Technology research teams to develop the innovative FlexAL-2D for atomic layer deposition (ALD)... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Researchers Develop Innovative Technique for Synthesizing MoS2

Oxford Instruments has succeeded in commercializing wafer-scale fabrication technology for 2D material MoS2 by employing the world’s first non-destructive quality control method from the National... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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EV Group Unveils Breakthrough Low-Temperature Laser Debonding Solution For Fan-Out Wafer-Level Packaging

Close up of EVG's next-generation laser debonding module with solid-state UV laser scanning across the surface of a fixed wafer. (Image Credits: EV Group)   Designed as a module for... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Advanced Nanomechanical Characterization Centre Opens in India

Nanomechanics Inc., the world’s leading provider of nano-mechanical testing equipment, announced the establishment of the Advanced Nanomechanical Characterization Centre (ANCC) in Hyderabad,... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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