Metal oxide nanotubes: lower-cost alternative to carbon?
historically have been synonymous with organic carbon nanotubes, but no more. Metal oxide nanotubes created at Georgia Institute of Technology are cheaper and easier to fabricate than carbon nanotubes for future nanoscale electronic devices. Details... more »
Interconnect IP firm files for IPO
Sonics Inc. (Mountain View, Cali
f.) has filed forms with the Securities & Exchange Commission for an initial public offering of common stock. Details... more »
Sumitomo to buy back U.K. tool firm
Sumitomo Precision Products Co. Ltd (SPP) -- which currently owns 63 percent of Surface Technology Systems plc (STS) -- plans to buy back shares and regain control of STS. Details... more »