TESCAN is one of the global suppliers of scientific instruments. The company is building its reputation and brand name in the field of designing and manufacturing scanning electron microscopes and system solutions for different applications.
Expanding the software R&D capacities in the U.S. Brno, Czech Republic ̶ August 3rd, 2015 ̶ TESCAN ORSAY HOLDING, a.s. (TOH), a leading global instrumentation company supplier and developer of scanning electron microscopes, focused ion beams, and dual beam systems, today announced the acquisition of AppFive, LLC, an application software and technique development company in the field of charged particle optics. Read more
AXT, TESCAN´s agent in Australia and New Zealand, is pleased to announce that they have recently completed the installation of a TESCAN LYRA Focussed Ion Beam/Scanning Electron Microscope (FIB/SEM) at Curtin University in Perth, Australia, as part of the National Resource Sciences Precint’s Advanced Resource Characterisation Facility. This follows the winning of a competitive tender for the CSIRO, who have collaborated with Curtin University and the University of Western Australia. Read more
Microcapsules containing a drug, tramadol hydrochloride, were formed by a solvent evaporation method. Scanning electron microscopy (SEM) revealed that the microcapsules, prepared under various experimental conditions, differ in the size and porosity of the encapsulating material, which can affect drug release in an organism. Microencapsulated drugs are expected to be widely used in medical treatment.