Precision motion control in general, and nanopositioning in particular, are enabling technologies in many high-technology fields such as bio-nanotechnology, semiconductor test and measurement, optical alignment, nanoimprinting, scanning...
PRECISION CLEANING in a specialty setting
Michigan State University’s Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) needed a precision tool to clean superconducting radiofrequency resonators, which are the essential parts of FRIB’s linear accelerator (known as LINAC). The facility...
Switching from HELIUM to HYDROGEN
Helium is a finite resource on Earth. In the early 20th century, the U.S. government sealed up caverns in the helium-rich gas fields of the Texas panhandle, creating the National Helium Reserve, which is still the single biggest source of the...
New head of research named at St Joseph's Healthcare
Hamilton, ON - The Research Institute of St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton has appointed world renowned molecular studies expert Dr. Jack Gauldie as its new vice president of research.
Mar 30, 2015 6:11PM
$5M funds expansion of AMRIC lab
Sudbury, ON - The Advanced Medical Research Institute of Canada (AMRIC) is receiving $4,998,960 from the federal government to construct and equip a new 12,000-square-foot research lab in Sudbury. The new facility will help AMRIC to meet the...
Mar 30, 2015 4:46PM
$2.2M supports research into efficient use of fertilizer
Maxville, ON - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute is receiving a total of $2.2 million in funding over three years to support a research project entitled "A Canadian Research Network to Improve 4R Nutrient Stewardship for Environmental Health...
Mar 30, 2015 4:30PM
$27M supports clean tech projects in BC
Richmond, BC - Ten clean technology projects in British Columbia are receiving a total of $27.3 million in funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC).
Mar 30, 2015 3:58PM
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