December, 2016
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World's tightest knot revealed

Rebecca Pool
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 10:45

UK researchers claim tightest knot ever with woven, molecular ligand structure.

Nanometre imaging with fluorescence microscope

Rebecca Pool
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 11:45

Nobel laureate, Stefan Hell, combines past microscopy triumphs to create 1 nm precision fluorescence microscopy.




In this webinar, we'll review EDS and EBSD technologies and the key parameters that influence performance.



In this webinar, we show that optical clearing drastically increases the signal-to-noise ratio and staining quality, thus enabling...

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The ESMI provides an interdisciplinary platform for knowledge exchange in the field of Imaging Science covering basic sciences,...



Focus on Microscopy 2017 is the continuation of a yearly conference series presenting the latest innovations in optical...


Diamond production breakthrough

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 20:00

Rebecca Pool

Researchers mass produce diamond crystallites for sensors, scanning microscope probes and more.

Snowman's face discovered in nanoparticle

Thursday, December 22, 2016 - 06:45

Rebecca Pool

Using STEM, UK physicists capture festive figure in platinum encrusted nanoparticle.

Making a better battery

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 13:45

Rebecca Pool

Atomic resolution AC-STEM images reveal how to make long-lifetime batteries.

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