Tag Archives: Nanoscale

Researchers Prove that Glass can Bend and Flex on a Nanoscale

A new glass technology capable of adding a new level of flexibility to the microscopic world of medical devices has been developed by Brigham Young University researchers. Headed by Aaron Hawkins,... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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New Model Describing Deformation and Breakup of Droplets Improves Nanoscale Printing and Spraying

The growing interest and demand for nanotechnology will result in an increasing need for nanoscale printing and spraying, which relies on depositing small drops of liquid onto a surface. A new... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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New Bionanotechnology Device Could Detect DNA Amplification at Nanoscale

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a ubiquitous and simple technique used in molecular biology to amplify DNA segments into millions of copies. PCR is a significant method not only for basic... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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New Nanoscale Wireless Communication System Increases Information Transmission Speed

The need to develop components with increased efficiency and speed, at scales that are small enough to function on a computer chip, is becoming important in the quest for next-generation... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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New Application Note Describes Atomic Force Microscopy Tools for Nanoscale Electrical Characterization

The importance of characterizing electrical functionality on nanometer length scales continues to grow as devices shrink and new nanomaterials emerge. The inherent spatial resolution and high force... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Custom-Built Microscope Resolves Nanoscale Images Via Multiphoton Fluorescence and Second-Harmonic Generation

Extremely small biological structures such as viruses, proteins, and single molecules can now be visualized with the most sophisticated light microscopes in the world. However despite this... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Nanoscale Sulfur Spheres Coated With Polyaniline for Better Fuel Cell and Battery Technologies

By 2050 world population is projected to reach 10 billion people, and energy needs will double from what we require today. “We are nowhere near ready,” said Héctor D. Abruña at a... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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MIT Researchers Develop Novel Approach for Nanoscale Resolution Microscopy of Large Biological Samples

By Stuart Milne Researchers from MIT have successfully discovered a technique to physically magnify tissue samples by implanting them in a polymer, which swells on addition with water to enable... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Park Systems Launches PinPoint Conductive AFM – Nanoscale Conductive Measurement for Semiconductor Failure Analysis

Park Systems, a leading manufacturer of Atomic Force Microscopy systems since 1997, announced PinPoint Conductive AFM, an extremely accurate conductive measurement technology at nano-scale... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Nanoscale Restructuring of Organic Semiconductor Material Nearly Doubles Thermoelectric Efficiency

Thermoelectric materials can be used to turn waste heat into electricity or to provide refrigeration without any liquid coolants, and a research team from the University of Michigan has found a way... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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