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Aug

Applied Nanotools raises seed capital for process innovation in X-ray optics

August 1, 2013 - Applied Nanotools (ANT) designs and fabricates high-resolution membrane based X-ray optics chips that include Fresnel zone plates (FZP), nano-gratings and calibration standards. Catering to the fast growing X-ray and EUV membrane optics market, Applied Nanotools has been developing scaling processes for production. With new innovative processes ANT aims to improve the yield and lower the fabrication ...

Apr

Applied Nanotools joins the NSF EUV ERC

April 15, 2013 - Applied Nanotools joins the Industrial Advisory Board of the NSF Extreme UV Engineering Research Center. Dr. Mirwais Aktary, President of Applied NanoTools commented, “Given our business direction in EUV and soft X-Ray optics, joining the EUV ERC is of strategic importance to us. We are looking to collaborate with some of the world’s best researchers ...

Mar

Applied Nanotools partners with TRTech

March 30, 2013 - Applied Nanotools Partners with TRTech for its Silicon Photonics Sensor Development. “We are expecting to speed up the sensor product development by leveraging the photonic testing and characterization resources available from TRTech. The attractive value proposition of TRTech is its ability to meet deliverables at a reasonable cost for ...