Article - 27 Oct 2018
Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) is a microscopy technique within the branch of scanning probe microscopy (SPM) that is used to obtain a topographic image of a specimen at nanometer (nm) resolution.
Article - 24 Mar 2017
This predictive model allowed researchers to more fully understand how the protein forms and adjusts to different pH levels, in which this information has been speculated to guide designs for sensor...
News - 17 Oct 2019
To address nutrient deficiencies in their populations, several low-income countries have adopted mass food fortification programs. However, many of these programs do not have the resources needed to...
Article - 6 Apr 2020
It became apparent in the early 2000s that AFM cantilevers could be used as chemical and biochemical nanomechanical sensors through coating the probe tip with various chemical substances.
Article - 17 Jan 2019
This article discusses using CO2 sensors in nuclear applications.
Article - 10 Jan 2013
Steven L. Garrett, Professor of Acoustics and Senior Scientist at Penn State University talks to AZoSensors about the application of thermoacoustic sensors to examine nuclear fuel rods.
News - 5 Nov 2019
A research team, which included scientists from the University of Strasbourg in France, and their colleagues from the research centers in Jülich, Germany, and San Sebastián, Spain, has...
News - 18 Mar 2015
Following an excellent final at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, Oxford Instruments is delighted to announce the winner of the iCAN UK 2015 contest ‘Oxford Instruments Special Award’ was...
Article - 29 Aug 2019
This article discusses how to characterize MEMS devices by integrating an environmental chamber and a microscanning laser doppler vibrometer.
News - 28 Nov 2018
Scientists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have reported landmark test results that point toward the fact that a promising category of sensors can be used in...