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Bruker XFlash FlatQuad SDD enables high vacuum and low beam-current EDS analysis

September 17, 2015

Bruker Nano Analytics, Madison, Wis., has developed XFlash FlatQuad, a side-entry silicon drift detector positioned between the SEM pole piece and sample.

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Ultra 76 Plus tantalum alloy resists corrosion in hot concentrated acids

July 08, 2015

H.C. Starck, Newton, Mass., introduces the Ultra 76 Plus tantalum alloy, which is designed to combat aggressive hazardous-chemical corrosion in hot concentrated acids.

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Silicon drift detectors with silicon nitride entry window enable 35% higher sensitivity

October 19, 2015

Edax Inc., Mahwah, N.J., introduces a new series of Octane Elite silicon drift detectors with silicon nitride entry windows that offer up to 35% better light-element sensitivity and outstanding low-energy performance.

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Shimadzu high-speed video camera allows ten million frames per second

October 19, 2015

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments, Japan, announces the release of its new Hyper Vision HPV-X2 high-speed video camera.

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Jeol SEM features expanded EDS analysis, hi-rez imaging, and ports for multiple detectors

November 16, 2015

Jeol USA, Peabody, Mass., introduces the JSM-IT100 scanning electron microscope, which features expanded EDS analysis capabilities and ports for multiple detectors.

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Akhan Semiconductor opens global headquarters in Illinois

November 16, 2015

Akhan Semiconductor, Gurnee, Ill., has opened its global headquarters and production facility to develop and manufacture next-generation diamond-based semiconductors.

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Global Foundries introduces FX-14 application-specific integrated circuit

November 16, 2015

Global Foundries, Santa Clara, Calif., announces the availability of FX-14, an application-specific integrated circuit development built on the company's next-generation 14-nm FinFET process technology.

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North American Cold Spray Conference

October 26, 2013 | Meydenbauer Center

Bellevue , Washington , USA

This year's event is co-located with the Aeromat Conference Exposition, allowing for separate technical programs along with the benefit of combined networking and exhibiting opportunities.

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Semiconductor materials produced via directed self assembly

February 22, 2016

Brewer Science Inc., Rolla, Mo., and Arkema France Corp. announce achievement of pilot-scale production of high-quality directed self-assembly materials using Arkema's block copolymer technology and Brewer Science's manufacturing expertise.

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Alcoa chooses the name Arconic for its future value-add company

March 16, 2016

Alcoa, Pittsburgh, announces that the name for its future company dedicated to value-added products will be Arconic, in which "A" represents Alcoa, "arc" represents the arc of progress, and "-conic" speaks to the company's history of creating iconic products.

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