Customer testimonial XUV Optics: Empyrean - the answer to challengeVideo
The industrial focus group XUV Optics, part of the MESA+ Institute for nanotechnology, is located in a new high-tech lab at the University of Twente (the Netherlands). XUV Optics performs top research in the field of nanotechnology. They specialize in developing multilayer mirrors (e.g. used in space telescopes) and in advanced forms of lithography to generate new computer chips. In the video, lab manager Prof. Dr. Fred Bijkerk and assistant professor Dr. Ir. Robbert van der Kruis explain how Malvern Panalytical's Empyrean X-ray diffractometer contributes to their research.
Temperature ramping - transformedVideo
Temperature ramping at 0.1 °C/min? That might be okay, if you have time to wait. For those who want their temperature ramping results sooner, the new Agilent Cary 3500 UV-Vis allows accurate and reproducible ramping at up to 30 °C/min without the leaks, noise, and mess of a multicell holder with a water circulator.
How Do Scientists at UMass-Amherst Make Sure Astronaut Food Is Nutritious? | Behind the Science S3E8Video
Jen visits the University of Massachusetts at Amherst to meet Tim Goulette and William Dixon, food science Ph.D. students.
In part one of "Microfluidics Adventures," brought to you by the Lutetium Project, Marie Boulez sets the scene and explains why it is so compelling to make products smaller, from a theoretical point of view. This first part of the three-part series will help you understand the physics concepts that are fundamental to microfluidics.Watch Now
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Our genetic makeup has fascinated scientists and medical researchers for decades. There have been significant advances in the field of rewriting the blueprint of life or our DNA. It's been used to treat and prevent a number of disorders and diseases. But it could also be used to create what some have called 'designer babies'. The medical world is divided over the approach. Last year, a scientist in China said he created the world's first genetically edited twins -- leading to global condemnation. Scientists have gathered in Geneva this week to try come up with some regulations. But how would officials enforce rules around our DNA? And what are the risks of advanced research into human genetics?Watch Now
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