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.
News - 12 Aug 2010
The microelectromechanical system (MEMS) technology enables small machine to fine-tune itself so as to make highly precise sensors which could serve medical diagnostics, environmental testing and...
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...
News - 12 Mar 2020
The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance, precision non-contact position measuring systems, highlights the...
News - 29 Jun 2019
Especially in the construction of automated microscope systems for quality control or the screening of biological samples, costs of subsystems play a significant role. With the mechanical stage M 971,...
News - 3 Jul 2011
Angelo Gaitas, President of PicoCal Inc., announces the completion of PicoCal’s SBIR Phase II NSF grant Award No. 0822810, which resulted in a number of breakthrough innovations in high...
News - 30 Nov 2018
Rigaku Corporation, a global leader in X-ray analytical instrumentation, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Covalent Metrology, a leading provider of analytical services to advanced...
News - 27 Jul 2012
EPFL scientists have synthesized a highly accurate and fast opto-mechanical measurement system which can be integrated within a silicon chip. The domain of sensors and atomic force microscopy will...
News - 31 Jan 2013
Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology produce new photoactive micelles with potential applications in photofunctional dyes and sensors.
A new form of micelle, which is composed of...
Article - 29 Aug 2019
This article discusses how to characterize MEMS devices by integrating an environmental chamber and a microscanning laser doppler vibrometer.