New nano-printing technique



We are searching data for your request:

Forums and discussions:
Manuals and reference books:
Data from registers:
Wait the end of the search in all databases.
Upon completion, a link will appear to access the found materials.

Researchers demonstrate the performance of a new nanoprinting technique

Scientists at the IBM Research Laboratory in Zurich in collaboration with the ETH Zurich have succeeded in placing so-called nanotubes - only 25 x 80 nanometers - on a surface in a highly precise and systematic way using a special nanoscale orientation and a printing process that allows them to print any arbitrary pattern with individual particle resolution. To show that their method works, the scientists constructed the pictogram of a standing pedestrian walking like the one in traffic lights from selectively oriented gold nanotubes. An interesting application for this method could be checking the authenticity of valuable objects such as watches, jewelry or works of art.

The scientific journal Advanced Functional Materials included an article in its February 22, 2012 issue describing this work.

The publication describes how this method even allows oblong nanotubes to be oriented specifically in the same direction - longitudinally or transversely - while preserving the often unique properties of the nanotubes.

Source: PhysOrg



Video: Landa S10P Nanographic Printing Press at Mercury Print


Comments:

  1. Edwardo

    What suitable words ... the phenomenal idea, admirable

  2. Lorimar

    The matchless answer ;)

  3. Garey

    The text is promising, I will put the site in my favorites.

  4. Attwell

    The first is something

  5. Patrick

    You won't do it.

  6. Atwater

    This is not the case))))



Write a message


Previous Article

Advances in Biochemistry: protein assembly monitoring

Next Article

Compensation for BA and Virgin passengers