News - 23 Nov 2015
The grizzled asteroid miner is a stock character in science fiction. Now, a couple of recent events - one legal and the other technological - have brought asteroid mining a step closer to...
News - 25 Sep 2015
Liquid crystals are familiar to most of us as the somewhat humdrum stuff used to make computer displays and TVs. Even for scientists, it has not been easy to find other ways of using them.
News - 19 Aug 2011
The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Sporian Microsystems a contract for evaluating sensor designs, advanced materials and packaging, which would be made use of in Generation IV nuclear...
Article - 12 Dec 2022
In this article, AZoSensors offers an alphabetic rundown of the sensors carried by Artemis I in its primary and secondary payloads is presented.
News - 3 Feb 2022
Rather than using a single, centralised sensor to gather data, many experiments deploy multiple sensors in complex networks. This offers numerous advantages: including higher sensitivities and...
News - 15 Dec 2015
Rapiscan Systems, a leading global supplier of security inspection systems, today announced the addition of radiation detection capabilities to its line of Metor walk-through metal detection products....
News - 24 Jan 2014
Dynasil Corporation of America today announced that its RMD Research subsidiary has been awarded contracts totaling $2.1 million from the Department of Homeland Security's Domestic Nuclear...
News - 5 Nov 2012
Resolve Optics Ltd has produced an informative technical note that addresses the question 'Does My Application Require Radiation Resistant Lenses?
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News - 31 Jul 2012
Arradiance has declared that two patents have been issued by the US Patent Office related to the use of nanofilm technologies for large area detection, which will be instrumental in revolutionizing...
News - 28 Apr 2011
A team of scientists at the Rice University have discovered the heaviest antimatter particle known as antihelium-4. This newly found antimatter particle is derived from the helium nucleus. Physicists...