SEM Sample preparation secrets: How hydrocarbon background interference is prevented during secondary ion mass spectrometry on rocks?

  A refurnished geophysical science laboratory in a wide Midwetern Research University is now equipped with a new FIB/FESM, and searches to maximize the use and results from their new machine. As most of their applications are related to earth science study, they regularly coat and polished sections of rocks and meteorites who generally have tiny, sometimes submicron grains. Geologists generally prepare samples for microanalysis, by coating them wi

Colnatec Partnership

We are pleased to inform that our company has reached an agreement for partnership with the company Colnatec.     PhotonExport and Colnatec will be closely working on quartz thin-films monitors’ equipment. Some of the products we will offer are:   EON-LT PC-BASED MONITOR EON-ID MONITOR W/ INTEGRATED DISPLAY   You can check them on our page.   Colnatec is a company launched in 2009, aiming in estab...

World Day of Materials Nov 8th

On the occasion of the World Materials Day, one of our partners, SOCIEMAT, will be organizing with the support of the Institute of Ceramics and Glass - CSIC, a conference, in which two talks will be presented by renowned experts and a series of activities related to the awards granted by our partner, Sociemat.     World Materials Day has been celebrated for several years by member societies of FEMS and its objective is to highlight t...

Graphene at the Mobile World Congress 2017 Barcelona

Graphene at the MWC 2017 The Mobile World Congress (MWC) is an annual event held in Barcelona, which brings together thousands of device manufacturers, vendors, mobile operators, technology providers and tech enthusiasts from all over the world. It is world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, this year event took place from 27 th February to 2 nd February in Fira Gran Via and we could not miss it. This year main theme was “THE N...

Portugal Materials Congress: April 2017

The Portuguese Materials Society organizes the  XVIII Materials Congress in Aveiro, Portugal, 9th to 12th april MATERIAIS 2017 MATERIAIS 2017 will be hosted by the University of Aveiro. The conference will put focus on the following areas: Functional Materials, Structural Materials, Processing Technologies to the Caracterization and Modelling. The preliminary program is: - Two schools on Advanced Biomaterials (SaBio) and on Advanced Microscopy Te