March 30, 2012, No comments

Sandia National Laboratories is using its Ion Beam Laboratory (IBL) to study how to rapidly evaluate the tougher advanced materials needed to build the next generation of nuclear reactors and […]


Electron Microscopy Revolutionised

March 26, 2012, No comments

Researchers at the University of Sheffield have revolutionised the electron microscope by developing a new method which could create the highest resol ...


Portable Microscope uses Holograms, not Lenses

September 8, 2011, No comments

To serve remote areas of the world, field workers need equipment that is portable, versatile, and relatively inexpensive. Now researchers at the Unive ...


High-tech Microscope Measures Electron Oscillations

August 26, 2011, No comments

Researchers from Bielefeld, Kaiserslautern and Würzburg have developed a novel high-tech microscope: It magnifies objects a million times and shows m ...

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    New Microscope Reveals Nanoscale Details
    August 9, 2011, No comments

    Physicists at UC San Diego have developed a new kind of X-ray microscope that can penetrate deep within materials like Superman’s fabled X-ray vision and see minute details at the […]

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    JEOL InTouchScope SEM Wins R&D 100 Award
    July 13, 2011, No comments

    The JEOL InTouchScope™ SEM, a touchscreen-controlled analytical, portable low vacuum Scanning Electron Microscope, has been recognized by the editors of R&D Magazine as one of the 100 most technologically significant […]

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    Obama Experiences Sub-Angstrom Microscopy
    May 12, 2011, No comments

    President Barack Obama finally got to see his atoms, courtesy of FEI’s Titan transmission electron microscope. The President visited a semiconductor manufacturer facility as part of a West Coast technology tour […]