Nanosight acquired by Malvern

Malvern Instruments Ltd has acquired nanoparticle characterization company NanoSight Ltd. The acquisition was completed on 30th September 2013.

Thermo Fisher open new R&D center in Shanghai

China Innovation Center will significantly expand its research, development and training capabilities to support growth markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

Most extreme UV microscope will help semiconductor manufacture

The world’s most advanced extreme-ultraviolet microscope is about to go online at theDOE’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Optical technique could be essential tool for computer chips

Technique developed several years ago at NIST for improving optical microscopes could be applied to the next generation of computer chip circuit components.

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LANL and Tribogenics produce lightweight, low-cost X-ray system

Handheld X-ray camera could provide real-time inspection of sealed containers and facilities.

World’s most powerful microscope open for business in Canada

Scanning transmission electron holography microscope, the first such microscope of its type in the world, up and running at University of Victoria.

Zeiss to aquire X-ray microscopy firm X-radia

Transaction is subject to the fulfillment of customary closing conditions including a required filing with the U.S. competition authorities.

University of Waterloo buys Veeco system for Quantum-Nano Centre

GEN10 Molecular Beam Epitaxy system will be installed in lab to be established by Professor Zbig Wasilewski.

SpaceX choose Netzsch as supplier of thermal analysis equipment

Instruments will be used to measure basic material properties of mission-critical systems.

PNNL recognized for transferring innovations to the marketplace

Lab wins three Federal Laboratory Consortium awards for energy storage, cancer treatment, and next-gen microchip work.