News - 14 Aug 2013
Light traveling in a vacuum is the Universe’s ultimate speed demon, racing along at approximately 300,000 kilometers per second. Now scientists have found an effective new way to put a speed...
News - 20 Jan 2010
When it comes to sustainability, CertainTeed is "all in." At the 2010 International Builders' Show in Las Vegas, the company (Booth C2026) offers a sneak peek of seven new products...
News - 2 Dec 2009
Mitsubishi Plastics, Inc. (MPI, Tokyo, Japan; President: Hiroshi Yoshida) has launched the high gas barrier Photovoltaic (PV) back sheet “BACK-BARRIER” to the global...
News - 8 Apr 2009
Engineers at Oregon State University have discovered a way to use an ancient life form to create one of the newest technologies for solar energy, in systems that may be surprisingly simple to build...
News - 30 Mar 2009
According to NanoMarkets, an industry analysis firm, Amorphous silicon (a-Si) - a thin-film photovoltaic (TFPV) material that has been around since the late 70s - will continue to lead the TFPV space...
News - 9 Sep 2008
Killer dyes that can wipe out bacteria could help solve the superbug problems faced by surgical patients, scientists heard today (Wednesday 10 September 2008) at the Society for General...
News - 24 Sep 2007
Applications such as analytical and environmental science, medical and biotechnology, and genetics and fluorescence measurement could all benefit from Schott's latest interference filters. Called...
Article - 15 Oct 2007
THis article discusses the differences between dye, fiber hosted, semiconductor, solid-state and free electron lasers.
News - 22 Jun 2017
A system for recording holograms of minute objects such as living cells at femtosecond speeds has been developed by Scientists at the ITMO University. The innovative technique enables the phase...
News - 8 Sep 2016
Poorly maintained equipment can leak more than fluids, it can leak money. Spectroline's LeakTracker™ (LT-300) is a powerful, economical leak detection flashlight that's ideal for all...