Quantification Of Steels And Alloys Using A Dual Source Multidetector System On SEM

The accurate and precise analysis of steels and alloys is essential for understanding their mechanical and thermal properties. Such materials often have a wide range of elements at various concentrations down to trace ppm levels. Accordingly, it is not possible to determine the concentrations of all elements with a standard scanning electron microscope (SEM) and an energy dispersive spectromete... » read more

Trump Blocks Broadcom Bid for Qualcomm

President Trump has blocked Broadcom’s unsolicited, $117 billion takeover bid for Qualcomm, citing national security concerns. The president acted on the recommendation of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, which cited the possibility of Qualcomm’s chip technology being compromised by Chinese interests, if it were acquired by Singapore-based Broadcom. The move is t... » read more