Schaefer's Blog

Into this section you can find new products, new partners, news on the nanotechnology fields, on the vacuum and flow measurement, and on other fields of interest of our and yours business.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Cytosurge FluidFM nanosyringe

The FluidFM nanosyringe has been officially launched. Specifically developed for precision nano-injection directly into the nucleus or the cytoplasm of single adherent cells. The sharp apex with its 600 nm aperture...

Monday, November 18, 2019

AFM Shows How Graphene Slips Under Strain

The ultra-low surface friction of graphene and other 2D materials offers exciting possibilities for nano-thin lubricants in next-generation MEMS and NEMS devices. The ability to actively control, and preferably minimize, friction would help realize the full potential of this application. In this...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Teledyne Hastings Reference Tubes

This year, 2019, marked the 75th anniversary of Hastings Instruments and they are celebrating all year long by discussing some of their past while focusing on their future. This article is about their glass shop.

In 1966, Hastings-Raydist purchased the Robert H. Work Company. Work had...

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Andrew Lucero from TresViva

As per the U.S. National Institute of Health, the human endocannabinoid system (ECS) is actively involved in the homeostasis and physiological processes via cannabinoid receptors present throughout the body. Cannabis sativa extract affects the ECS primarily by the presence of...

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

HVG-2020B Digital Vacuum Gauge Video

The HVG-2020B vacuum gauge from Teledyne Hastings features two sensors, a piezo-based transducer and a thermal-based Pirani sensor, in a single small package. The piezo is used at higher pressures, above 10 Torr, to accurately measures pressures. This sensor is media-isolated and is also gas...