News - 10 Nov 2009
Surface texture plays a vital role in the functionality of a component. It is estimated that surface effects cause 10% of manufactured parts to fail and can contribute significantly to an advanced...
News - 4 Nov 2009
Emerging Lighting Technologies and Global Market(2009-2014)
The increase in the living standards and changing lifestyles has led to a greater demand for energy-efficient new...
News - 30 Oct 2009
Silicon Line extends its ultra-low power
physical layer chipset for optical data transmission to 3 Gbps
Silicon Line GmbH, a provider of ultra-low power analog ICs, today announced that it...
News - 27 Oct 2009
Optomechanical crystals could be used in information processing, as supersensitive biosensors, and more
Researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have created a nanoscale...
News - 23 Oct 2009
ASPEX today introduced the Hush Pump(TM), an affordable, noise reducing, oil-free pump for scanning electron microscopes (SEMs) and laboratory equipment requiring a clean vacuum system. This compact,...
News - 21 Oct 2009
It may look like little more than fishing line, but plastic optical fibre or POF promises to revolutionise high-speed last-mile communications networks. Its evolution is being aided by groundbreaking...
News - 12 Aug 2009
DALSA Corporation (TSX: DSA), a global leader in machine vision technology, today introduced a new member to its line of affordable and easy-to-use GigE Vision-compliant cameras with the release of...
News - 29 Jul 2009
John Spence, a physicist at Arizona State University, is a longtime user of the Advanced Light Source at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, where he has contributed to major advances in lensless...
News - 10 Jun 2009
By offering low Tg glasses and optical materials in new shapes, SCHOTT supports miniaturization in optical applications. The fire- polished rods made of specialized glass that the international...
News - 20 May 2009
Futuristic discs with a storage capacity 2,000 times that of current DVDs could be just around the corner, thanks to new research from Swinburne University of Technology. For the first time...