Latest X-ray fluorescence Stories

2011-08-18 08:30:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move to provide its customers with more protection from the growing threat of counterfeit and substandard electronic parts, World Micro, a global distributor of electronic components serving the medical electronics, commercial, military, and aerospace markets, has recently added XRF and high-volume X-ray to its in-house quality assurance capabilities. Its new technology investment takes World Micro's quality assurance to an impressively higher...

2011-06-16 06:00:00

MIGDAL HA'EMEK, Israel, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan Valley Semiconductors Ltd., a leading provider of X-ray metrology solutions for advanced semiconductor fabs, announced today the delivery of a follow-on order of its JVX7200 and JVX6200 thin-film metrology systems for a major foundry in the Far East. "This repeat order clearly shows the customer's confidence in our system's enabling capabilities and production worthiness," said Mr. Isaac Mazor, Jordan Valley...

2010-10-12 13:01:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent research on the EDXRF Analyzers market, Frost & Sullivan presents Xenemetrix, Inc. with the 2010 Global Product Line Strategy of the Year Award. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) "A leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of Energy Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence (EDXRF) systems, Xenemetrix, Inc. offers an extensive range of...

2010-08-06 11:05:00

TAU develops tool for non-destructive x-ray scanning of archaeological findsUnfortunately, when ancient kings sent letters to each other, their post offices didn't record the sender' return address. It takes quite a bit of super-sleuthing by today's archaeologists to determine the geographical origin of this correspondence "” which can reveal a great deal about ancient rulers and civilizations.Now, by adapting an off-the-shelf portable x-ray lab tool that analyzes the composition of...

2010-07-12 07:00:00

HOLBROOK, N.Y., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Metrology, a global provider of X-Fay Fluorescence (XRF) analysis tools, expands its portfolio of System SMX thin film composition and thickness measurement tools with the introduction of model SMX-ILH. The SMX-ILH (In-Line X-ray Head) tool is designed for in-line composition and thickness control of CIGS and CdTe photovoltaic thin film depositions. It offers a full (600 x 1200 mm) lateral range of measurement and can be inserted into printed,...

2010-07-07 07:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- World leading X-ray analytical instrument manufacturer, PANalytical (Almelo, The Netherlands) has changed the game in multi-purpose X-ray diffraction (XRD) with the launch of its Empyrean high-performance diffractometer this year. Solar related applications for the Empyrean, such as depth profiling for phase identification, film thickness, thin film stress, and epitaxial composition and relaxation. PANalytical will be exhibiting at Intersolar North...

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