Navigation Links
UW-Madison helps Imago carry out its big vision for seeing small

The Imago LEAP Microscope Source: Imago
Madison, Wis. -- Up close, Imago Scientific Instrument's atom probe is a veritable jungle of glinting steel, glowing ports and snaking hoses and wires. This microscope that lets scientists peer at the very atoms that compose matter does so by an intricate process, first plungin......

Full article >>> ibb. Since then, Imago has tapped more than 30 graduates of UW-Madison's science and engineering and MATC's electron microscopy degree programs.

The company also maintains close ties to university faculty, especially those in the College of Engineering departments of materials science and engineering, and electrical and computer engineering.

"Because we have to be very focused on......

Full article >>> the tiny bits of material they were studying. The pair approached Kelly, who quickly agreed to give Thompson access to Imago's equipment when it wasn't in use. "Basically, nights and weekends," says Thompson, laughing. David Larson, a former graduate student of Kelly's who now serves as Imago's director of applications, also joined the effort.

Because atom probing requires needle-sharp sp......

Full article >>> .

"In the past, the complications of getting LEAP to work with semiconductors were so great, people didn't even want to hear about it," he says. "Now, when I get a sample set in, we can generate data right away it's a two- to three-day turnaround. And I tell people it's all because the foundation was laid on good scientific principles back when I was a postdoc."

Moving pictures
Full article >>> ip is access to the best atom probe data in the world, says Szlufarska, which they can use to verify their theoretical models. She also appreciates the chance to work on a problem of importance to industry.

As for Kelly, he naturally can't predict exactly where this latest collaboration will go or what it may yield for Imago's bottom-line objective of selling its microscope. Still, he kno......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Madeline Fisher 09/21/05


Related biology technology :

1. UW-Madison to receive $125M for bioenergy research center
2. Three finalists named for UW-Madison CIO
3. UW-Madison launches new high-speed research network
4. UW-Madison approves new research institute
5. UW-Madison dean predicts bio-economy will fuel Wisconsin
6. Scott Converse, UW-Madison School of Business, on the innovation mind-set
7. Scott Converse, UW-Madison School of Business, on IT workforce development
8. UW-Madisons Beebe wins scientific award
9. UW-Madison MBA program ranked among best for investment return
10. UW-Madison gets $333,000 for biofuels research
11. UW-Madison enters Kauffman grant competition

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/8/2016)... LOS ANGELES , Feb. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... research and development company specializing in oncology, today ... loan and security agreement with Hercules Technology Growth ... up to $40 million in financing. ... received the first $25 million of financing under ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... N.C. , Feb. 8, 2016 Novan, Inc. today ... Chairman of the Board of Directors of Novan. In addition, ... North Carolina . --> ... Company also announced that it received a total of $32.8 million ... 2015 from its private investor network originating throughout the Research Triangle ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016  BioElectronics Corporation ... medical devices, announced today that it is responding ... proceedings from the Securities and Exchange Commission posted ... Staelin , Chairman of the Board of BioElectronics ... of Business Administration at The Fuqua School of ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... 08, 2016 , ... Bulk food product inspection systems are ... stages of the production process. Despite frequently inspecting loose product prior to packaging, ... such as sacks of dry powders. , Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection's brand-new white paper ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/2/2016)... 2016 Checkpoint Inhibitors for Cancer – ... Are you interested in the future of cancer ... inhibitors. Visiongain,s report gives those predictions to 2026 ... level. Avoid falling behind in data or ... revenues those emerging cancer therapies can achieve. There ...
(Date:2/2/2016)... RESTON, Va. , Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... contract award from the U.S. Army Research Office ... extend the range and sensitivity of the company,s ... DoD,s Past Accounting Mission and, more generally, defense-related ... its DNA phenotyping capabilities (predicting appearance and ancestry ...
(Date:2/1/2016)... , February 1, 2016 Rising ... to drive global touchfree intuitive gesture control market ... Rising sales of consumer electronics coupled with new ... market size through 2020   ... coupled with new technological advancements to drive global touchfree ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):