NASA Tests New Composite Cryogenic Fuel Tank to Reduce Weight in Launch Rockets

By Will Soutter An 18-foot diameter cryogenic fuel tank, made using new, lightweight composite materials, has successfully undergone a series of complex mechanical tests conducted by NASA at Marshall...

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 11:05 am

MELCO Relies on AIXTRON MOCVD Tool for Power Amplifier Production

Japanese Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (MELCO) has begun operations with AIXTRON’s AIX 2800G4 HT Planetary Reactor system. The 11x4-inch wafer configuration tool will be used mainly for the...

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 7:34 am

Freeslate and Wyatt Technology to Present Automated Biologics Formulation and Stability Studies Incorporating Dynamic Light Scattering

Wyatt Technology Corporation, the world leader in instrumentation for characterization of macromolecules and nanoparticles, is pleased to announce co-presentation of a webinar in partnership with...

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 5:55 am

View the Highest Quality X-ray Imaging from Nordson DAGE at SMTAI

Nordson DAGE, a division of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN), today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #606 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place Sep. 30 - Oct. 1, 2014 at the Donald...

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 5:10 am

Ultra-Short Laser Pulses Transform the Properties of Quartz Glass

By Alessandro Pirolini Computer simulations show the electron flux from one atom to the others. Image courtesy: TU Wien Quartz glass, irradiated by a laser pulse, becomes a metal for a very short...

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 3:55 am

AXT Appointed Distributor for the Surface Analysis and Microanalysis Products of Thermo Fisher Scientific in Australia and New Zealand

AXT Pty Ltd, a leading Australian supplier of high technology analytical solutions for industry and academia is proud to announce their association with Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader...

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 12:08 am

Superframing Technique Increases the Dynamic Range of Thermal Imaging

FLIR Systems proprietary 'superframing' technique has been developed to extend the effective scene brightness of a thermal image while maintaining its thermal contrast. Although...

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 8:32 am

Ocean Optics Redesign Website with Special Focus on Spectroscopy

By Alessandro Pirolini oceanoptics.com offers unique interactive tools and resources.  Image courtesy of Ocean Optics The website of Ocean Optics has been revamped to enable users a more...

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 7:51 am

Kobe Aluminum Automotive Products Announces Capacity Expansion for Forged Suspension Parts

Kobe Steel, Ltd.’s U.S. joint venture, Kobe Aluminum Automotive Products, LLC (or KAAP), has increased its production capacity of aluminum forged products for automotive suspension systems by 50...

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 6:13 am

SEMICON Europa: Tomorrow’s World at a Glance

SEMICON Europa is the annual premier event for the global microelectronics industry in Europe. For the first time ever, the event will be held in France. It will provide an opportunity for...

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 6:11 am