Diamond: Diamond. A crystalline form of carbon that occurs as hard, colorless or tinted isomeric crystals. It is used as a precious stone, for cutting glass, and as bearings for delicate mechanisms. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Dental High-Speed Equipment: Tools used in dentistry that operate at high rotation speeds.Boron: A trace element with the atomic symbol B, atomic number 5, and atomic weight [10.806; 10.821]. Boron-10, an isotope of boron, is used as a neutron absorber in BORON NEUTRON CAPTURE THERAPY.X-Ray Film: A film base coated with an emulsion designed for use with x-rays.Anemia, Diamond-Blackfan: A rare congenital hypoplastic anemia that usually presents early in infancy. The disease is characterized by a moderate to severe macrocytic anemia, occasional neutropenia or thrombocytosis, a normocellular bone marrow with erythroid hypoplasia, and an increased risk of developing leukemia. (Curr Opin Hematol 2000 Mar;7(2):85-94)Dental Polishing: Creation of a smooth and glossy surface finish on a denture or amalgam.Surface Properties: Characteristics or attributes of the outer boundaries of objects, including molecules.Nanodiamonds: Diamond nanoparticles that exhibit unique biological, thermal, mechanical, and optoelectronic properties. They have important NANOMEDICINE applications including DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS; DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING; protein separation; and BIOSENSING TECHNIQUES.Film Dosimetry: Use of a device (film badge) for measuring exposure of individuals to radiation. It is usually made of metal, plastic, or paper and loaded with one or more pieces of x-ray film.Evolution, Planetary: Creation and development of bodies within solar systems, includes study of early planetary geology.Uranus: The seventh planet in order from the sun. It is one of the five outer planets of the solar system. It has five known natural satellites.Materials Testing: The testing of materials and devices, especially those used for PROSTHESES AND IMPLANTS; SUTURES; TISSUE ADHESIVES; etc., for hardness, strength, durability, safety, efficacy, and biocompatibility.Electroplating: Coating with a metal or alloy by electrolysis.Neptune: The eighth planet in order from the sun. It is one of the five outer planets of the solar system. Its two natural satellites are Nereid and Triton.Electrochemical Techniques: The utilization of an electrical current to measure, analyze, or alter chemicals or chemical reactions in solution, cells, or tissues.Trichomonas vaginalis: A species of TRICHOMONAS that produces a refractory vaginal discharge in females, as well as bladder and urethral infections in males.Photoelectron Spectroscopy: The study of the energy of electrons ejected from matter by the photoelectric effect, i.e., as a direct result of absorption of energy from electromagnetic radiation. As the energies of the electrons are characteristic of a specific element, the measurement of the energy of these electrons is a technique used to determine the chemical composition of surfaces.Graphite: An allotropic form of carbon that is used in pencils, as a lubricant, and in matches and explosives. It is obtained by mining and its dust can cause lung irritation.Electrodes: Electric conductors through which electric currents enter or leave a medium, whether it be an electrolytic solution, solid, molten mass, gas, or vacuum.Dental Cavity Preparation: An operation in which carious material is removed from teeth and biomechanically correct forms are established in the teeth to receive and retain restorations. A constant requirement is provision for prevention of failure of the restoration through recurrence of decay or inadequate resistance to applied stresses. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p239-40)Dental High-Speed Technique: Dental methods involving the use of DENTAL HIGH-SPEED EQUIPMENT.War Crimes: Criminal acts committed during, or in connection with, war, e.g., maltreatment of prisoners, willful killing of civilians, etc.Documentaries and Factual FilmsLove: Affection; in psychiatry commonly refers to pleasure, particularly as it applies to gratifying experiences between individuals.Anthropology, Medical: Field of social science that is concerned with differences between human groups as related to health status and beliefs.Motion Pictures as Topic: The art, technique, or business of producing motion pictures for entertainment, propaganda, or instruction.Documentation: Systematic organization, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of specialized information, especially of a scientific or technical nature (From ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983). It often involves authenticating or validating information.Neodymium: Neodymium. An element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Nd, atomic number 60, and atomic weight 144.24, and is used in industrial applications.Bioengineering: The application of engineering principles and methods to living organisms or biological systems.Regeneration: The physiological renewal, repair, or replacement of tissue.Developmental Biology: The field of biology which deals with the process of the growth and differentiation of an organism.Quartz: Quartz (SiO2). A glassy or crystalline form of silicon dioxide. Many colored varieties are semiprecious stones. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Thermometers: Measuring instruments for determining the temperature of matter. Most thermometers used in the field of medicine are designed for measuring body temperature or for use in the clinical laboratory. (From UMDNS, 1999)Semiconductors: Materials that have a limited and usually variable electrical conductivity. They are particularly useful for the production of solid-state electronic devices.Thermography: Imaging the temperatures in a material, or in the body or an organ. Imaging is based on self-emanating infrared radiation (HEAT WAVES), or on changes in properties of the material or tissue that vary with temperature, such as ELASTICITY; MAGNETIC FIELD; or LUMINESCENCE.Body Temperature: The measure of the level of heat of a human or animal.Thermodilution: Measurement of blood flow based on induction at one point of the circulation of a known change in the intravascular heat content of flowing blood and detection of the resultant change in temperature at a point downstream.DislocationsHip Dislocation: Displacement of the femur bone from its normal position at the HIP JOINT.Shoulder Dislocation: Displacement of the HUMERUS from the SCAPULA.Knee Dislocation: Slippage of the FEMUR off the TIBIA.Orientation: Awareness of oneself in relation to time, place and person.Hip Dislocation, Congenital: Congenital dislocation of the hip generally includes subluxation of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and complete dislocation of the femoral head from the true acetabulum. This condition occurs in approximately 1 in 1000 live births and is more common in females than in males.Hydroponics: A technique for growing plants in culture solutions rather than in soil. The roots are immersed in an aerated solution containing the correct proportions of essential mineral salts. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)Corrosion: The gradual destruction of a metal or alloy due to oxidation or action of a chemical agent. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Plant Roots: The usually underground portions of a plant that serve as support, store food, and through which water and mineral nutrients enter the plant. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 1982; Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)Plant Shoots: New immature growth of a plant including stem, leaves, tips of branches, and SEEDLINGS.Nanotubes, Carbon: Nanometer-sized tubes composed mainly of CARBON. Such nanotubes are used as probes for high-resolution structural and chemical imaging of biomolecules with ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY.Transistors, Electronic: Electrical devices that are composed of semiconductor material, with at least three connections to an external electronic circuit. They are used to amplify electrical signals, detect signals, or as switches.Cells, Immobilized: Microbial, plant, or animal cells which are immobilized by attachment to solid structures, usually a column matrix. A common use of immobilized cells is in biotechnology for the bioconversion of a substrate to a particular product. (From Singleton & Sainsbury, Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2d ed)Carbon: A nonmetallic element with atomic symbol C, atomic number 6, and atomic weight [12.0096; 12.0116]. It may occur as several different allotropes including DIAMOND; CHARCOAL; and GRAPHITE; and as SOOT from incompletely burned fuel.Xylenes: A family of isomeric, colorless aromatic hydrocarbon liquids, that contain the general formula C6H4(CH3)2. They are produced by the destructive distillation of coal or by the catalytic reforming of petroleum naphthenic fractions. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
Tim Guinee as Diamond Joe. *Mark Povinelli as Kinko/Walter. *Scott MacDonald as Blackie ... Filming[edit]. On a budget of $38 million,[4] filming began on May 20, 2010 in Los Angeles, Piru, Fillmore in California; ... The film was released in the United States on April 22, 2011. It received mixed reviews from film critics and grossed $117 ... The film was released on Blu-ray and DVD on November 1, 2011 in two physical packages: a 1-disc DVD and 2-disc Blu-ray/Digital ...
Shine on, you crazy diamond. Cos we're just monkeys wrapped in suits, begging for the approval of others." ... Guy Ritchie was, during the time of conceiving and executing the film, interested in Kabbalah.[4] The film itself is laced with ... As of 20 December 2005 the film had grossed $6,811,925.[15] References[edit]. *^ Revolver at Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 9 ... quite a bit of Richard Kelly's film, Donnie Darko". He goes on to explain that "both films have a taste for the deliberately ...
List of lost films. References[edit]. *^ Graham, Sheilah ((15?) July 1967). "Hollywood(?) (incomplete title)" (PDF). Watertown ... Diamonds Are Forever (1971). *Live and Let Die (1973). *The Man with the Golden Gun (1974) ... Anthony B. Richmond photographed the 16 mm film. Wolf Mankowitz wrote the narration;[1] David Samuelson was a camera assistant. ... Filmmaker and author Alan Rosenthal claims that the film was very "pro-Zionist" and would show "the new Israel, the new spirit ...
Light's Diamond Jubilee (1954) (TV special, with 6 other directors). *Man Without a Star (1955) ... The film's score was composed by Max Steiner. Chris Matthew Sciabarra described Steiner as a "veritable film score architect ... who saw the film when he visited New York City in 1964, has said that the film influenced his interest in architecture and ... As a result of this film, Rand said that she would never sell any of her novels to a film company that did not allow her the ...
Film tersebut diproduksi oleh Selznick[2] dan dibintangi oleh Laurence Olivier sebagai janda aristokratik Maxim de Winter dan ... Permainan latar film tersebut adalah sebuah versi buatan Joan Harrison dan Robert E. Sherwood berdasarkan pada adaptasi Philip ... Rebecca adalah sebuah film noir Amerika tahun 1940 yang disutradarai oleh Alfred Hitchcock. Ini adalah proyek Amerika pertama ... Hitchcock, dan film pertamanya yang diproduksi di bawah kontrak dengan David O. Selznick. ...
Synthetic diamond and carbon nanotubes (e.g., Buckypaper) Programmable matter Graphene Hypothetical, experiments, diffusion, ... Also, chemical and physical methods are also used to synthesize other materials such as polymers, ceramics, thin films, etc. As ... A diamond cuboctahedron showing seven crystallographic planes, imaged with scanning electron microscopy ... Chemical vapor deposition can place a film of a ceramic on another material. Cermets are ceramic particles containing some ...
"diamond-like carbon films". IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology (pdf),format= requires ,url= (help) (2nd ed.). ... Diamond however is a highly transparent colourless cubic crystal with poor conductive properties, is the hardest known ... In contrast to the crystal lattice structure of diamond and graphite, the fullerenes are molecules, named after Richard ... diamond, the fullerenes and amorphous carbon. Graphite is a soft, hexagonal crystalline, opaque black semimetal with very good ...
Fisher Park is the site of a baseball diamond as well as a soccer field. Amateur baseball was played in the park as early as ... Fisher Park was one of the sites used for early demonstrations of film (or motion pictures). Thomas Edison launched his ... Vitascope projected film invention in 1896 and gave the Holland brothers exclusive rights to put it on exhibition in Canada. ...
Icona dels films de terror[modifica]. Inevitable que el cinèfil pensi en la que continua sent l'aparició més recordada de Julie ... King of Diamonds, sèrie Tv, Girl's Best Friend (1962);. *The Gallant Men, sèrie TV, A Taste of Peace (1963); ... ", "Goodbye" (sèrie TV), The Conviction of Kitty Dodds (film TV) (1993); ...
Diamond patterning is a method of forming diamond MEMS. It is achieved by the lithographic application of diamond films to a ... Diamond patterning[edit]. A simple way to carve or create patterns on the surface of nanodiamonds without damaging them could ... Oxide films can also be grown by the technique of thermal oxidation, in which the (typically silicon) wafer is exposed to ... X-ray lithography is a process used in electronic industry to selectively remove parts of a thin film. It uses X-rays to ...
... set in silver and surrounded in two ranks with 49 cut diamonds. Legend has it that this diamond was bought by a vizier in a ... This dagger gained more fame[65] as the object of the heist depicted of the film Topkapi. In the middle of the second room ... The golden scabbard is covered with diamonds and enamel. In 1747, the Sultan Mahmud I had this dagger made for Nader Shah of ... The next displays show the ostentatious aigrettes of the sultans and their horses, studded with diamonds, emeralds and rubies. ...
Lettington, Alan H. Applications of diamond-like carbon thin films. Carbon. 1998, 36 (5-6): 555-560. doi:10.1016/S0008-6223(98) ... Tabet, N. XPS study of the growth kinetics of thin films obtained by thermal oxidation of germanium substrates. Journal of ...
A pig has been used as a plot device in three James Bond films: Diamonds Are Forever, where Bond disabled a pig to escape from ...
Handbook of Industrial Diamonds and Diamond Films. CRC Press. pp. 496-. ISBN 978-0-8247-9994-6. "Open Pit Surface Mine" Mine ... Bitumen Clay Coal Copper Coquina Chromite Diamonds Gravel and stone Granite Gritstone Gypsum Limestone Marble Metal ores, such ...
Lettington, Alan H. (1998). "Applications of diamond-like carbon thin films". Carbon. 36 (5-6): 555-560. doi:10.1016/S0008-6223 ... ISBN 0-08-037941-9. Tabet, N; Salim, M. A.; Al-Oteibi, A. L. (1999). "XPS study of the growth kinetics of thin films obtained ... This form constitutes an allotrope known as α-germanium, which has a metallic luster and a diamond cubic crystal structure, the ... Particularly, a very hard special antireflection coating of diamond-like carbon (DLC), refractive index 2.0, is a good match ...
N-type doping of diamond thin films. Beside synthesis of diamond and BN crystals and films, their optoelectronic applications ... NIMS has evolved into a recognized world leader in many scientific fields, including: Growth of single crystals of diamond and ... An Elemental Catalyst for Diamond Synthesis and Growth" Science 259 (1993) 1592 Y. Kubota et al. "Deep Ultraviolet Light- ... "Ultraviolet Emission from a Diamond pn Junction" Science 292 (2001) 1899 T. Taniguchi et al. "Ultraviolet light emission from ...
Films[edit]. Timony had a role in the 1997 independent film All Over Me as lead singer/guitarist of the fictional girl rock ... In the same year, she contributed vocals to Team Sleep's self-titled album on the tracks "Tomb of Liegia" and "King Diamond." ... Timony collaborated with Team Sleep on Tomb of Liegia and King Diamond on their 2005 self-titled album. ... She also appeared in a short film by the name Dream Machine in 2000, directed by Brett Vapnek. ...
It was filmed in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. "Ordinary Love" debuted at number 62 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & ... It was written by Dan Truman of Diamond Rio along with Bob DiPiero and Craig Wiseman. The music video was directed by Steven ...
1997). "diamond-like carbon films". IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology 2nd Edition. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific ... Most uses of diamonds in these technologies do not require large diamonds; in fact, most diamonds that are not gem-quality can ... Diamond is the hardest mineral known (10 on the Mohs scale), but graphite is one of the softest (1-2 on Mohs scale). Diamond is ... Diamond is a well known allotrope of carbon. The hardness and high dispersion of light of diamond make it useful for both ...
Beyond Caligari: The Films of Robert Wiene. Berghahn Books, 1999. Eugen Hamm on IMDb. ... Diamonds (1920) Esterella (1923) Christopher Columbus (1923) Mountain of Destiny (1924) Girls, Beware! (1928) Jung, Uli & ...
"Video: Queen's Diamond Jubilee interview: The royal portrait painter". The Daily Telegraph. 22 May 2012. Retrieved 18 August ... Portrait Painting in Oil With June Mendoza OBE RP ROI (DVD). Town House Films. Pikitia Press. Retrieved 12 September 2015 Lange ...
Lettington, Alan H. (1998). "Applications of diamond-like carbon thin films". Carbon. 36 (5-6): 555-560. doi:10.1016/S0008-6223 ... which has a metallic luster and a diamond cubic crystal structure, the same as diamond.[25] At pressures above 120 kbar, it ... Tabet, N; Salim, M. A.; Al-Oteibi, A. L. (1999). "XPS study of the growth kinetics of thin films obtained by thermal oxidation ... Particularly, a very hard special antireflection coating of diamond-like carbon (DLC), refractive index 2.0, is a good match ...
Little Creeps (2012) A feature film starring Joe Estevez, Dustin Diamond and Lark Voorhees of Saved By the Bell fame (Screech ... Film and television[edit]. The following films and television shows have taken place or were filmed in Flint. ... Minor League (2011) A feature film starring Robert Miano, music artist Bone Crusher, Dustin Diamond, and Brad Leo Lyon. ... First half of the movie was filmed in Flint.. *Thursday the 12th (2017) A feature film starring Jenna Simms, Brad Leo Lyon, ...
NASA used this technique to experiment with depositing diamond films on turbine blades in the 1980s. IAD is used in other ... Sputtered films typically have a better adhesion on the substrate than evaporated films. A target contains a large amount of ... The composition of the film can be controlled by varying the relative pressures of the inert and reactive gases. Film ... Materials Science of Thin Films (2nd ed.). Academic Press. p. 215.. *^ Bernhard Wolf (1995). Handbook of ion sources. CRC Press ...
That same year, R.W. Sears Watch Company published Richard Sears' first mail-order catalog, offering watches, diamonds, and ... Sears Tower Brand 127 Film (Expired: November 1963). *Allen - Washing machines. *Allstate - Automobiles, motorcycles and mopeds ...
"Diamond-like Films Help In Study Of Solar Winds". ScienceDaily. 19 February 2009. Jurewicz AJ, Burnett DS, Wiens RC, Friedmann ...
In May 2010, Sarah, Duchess of York, was filmed by a News of the World reporter claiming that her former husband had agreed ... While touring India as a part of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in 2012,[45] Andrew became interested in the work of Women's ... She was filmed receiving, in cash, $40,000 as a down payment. The Duke's entourage emphatically denied he knew of the situation ... "Royal family global tour to mark Diamond Jubilee". The Daily Telegraph. 14 December 2011. Retrieved 26 May 2018.. ...
Anastassakis, E.; Siakavellas, M. (1999). "Elastic and Lattice Dynamical Properties of Textured Diamond Films". Physica status ... The carbon-carbon bond length is 1.54 Å, almost identical to that of diamond, and the carbon-hydrogen distance is 1.112 Å. At ... The spatial arrangement of carbon atoms in the adamantane molecule is the same as in the diamond crystal. This motivates the ... The arrangement of carbon atoms is the same in adamantane and diamond. However, in the adamantane solid, molecules do not form ...
Protein-modified nanocrystalline diamond thin films for biosensor applications. Nat Mater. 2004;3:736-742 ... Diamond Relat Mater. 2009;18:95-100 33. Rojas S, Gispert JD, Martin R. et al. Biodistribution of amino-functionalized diamond ... Applications of NDs Film in Drug Delivery Systems. The research work on ND-based film to build drug delivery systems has just ... Diamond Relat Mater. 2007;16:2124-2128 25. Bakowicz K, Mitura S. Biocompatibility of NCD. Journal of Wide Bandgap Materials. ...
Graphite and diamond are examples of sp2 and sp3 hybridization.18 The structures of graphite and diamond are shown in Figure 2 ... in the forms of both colloidal dispersions and films, and to characterize the surfaces of the films by atomic force microscopy ... Graphite and diamond are examples of sp2 and sp3 hybridization.18 The structures of graphite and diamond are shown in Figure 2 ... A key observation was that the behavior of polymer-SWCNT composites is analogous to polymer thin films containing two different ...
A method of preparing a low friction diamond surface comprises removing asperities from a surface of a polycrystalline diamond ... film disposed on a substrate, e.g., by removing not more than about 500 n ... Average film thickness can be determined by, for example, ellipsometry.. The diamond film can be a polycrystalline diamond film ... removing diamond asperities from the surface of a polycrystalline diamond film disposed on a substrate; the diamond film ...
Researchers have used ultra-short pulses of X-rays to film shock waves in diamonds. The study headed by DESY scientists opens ... This pilot study offers new insights into the structure of diamonds. "In view of the remarkable physical properties of diamond ... DESY »Elektronen-Synchrotron »LCLS »SLAC »X-ray »X-ray imaging »X-ray pulses »X-rays »XFEL »behaviour »diamonds »nanometres » ... Using this film, the scientists were able to determine quantitatively the change in density due to the shock wave. The X-ray ...
P-type doping of diamond films is required to fabricate electronic devices. Several doping techniques have been used. Firstly, ... In: Clausing R.E., Horton L.L., Angus J.C., Koidl P. (eds) Diamond and Diamond-like Films and Coatings. NATO ASI Series (Series ... D.E. Meyer, R.O. Dillon, and J.A. Woollam, Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Diamond and Diamond-Like Films, ... Diamond Film Boron Concentration Mott Transition Impurity Band Chemical Vapor Deposition Diamond ...
... E. F. Shevchenko,1 V. A. Tarala,2 M. Yu. ... Shevchenko, and A. A. Titarenko, "Diamond-Like Carbon Film Deposition Using DC Ion Source with Cold Hollow Cathode," Advances ...
Diamonds are symbols of wealth, elegance and love around the world. But in several African nations, they have been a means to ... BLOOD DIAMONDS looks to some of the worlds foremost experts for the facts of the history of the diamond trade, and goes to the ... The Diamond EmpireEconomics - 90 min - ★9.20 What we think about diamonds, is in fact, a myth. At the... ... For my first marriage my ex-husband insisted on buying a diamond. He went to a major diamond company and bought a ring. I am ...
Diamond nucleation on unscratched silicon substrates coated with thin films of hard carbon was investigated experimentally with ... The nanoparticles possessed a structure different from thatmore » of the original hard carbon film, with a broad non-diamond ... Submicrometer films of good quality diamond possessing significantly higher nucleation densities ({approximately}5{times}10{sup ... A pretreatment process for enhanced diamond nucleation on smooth silicon substrates coated with hard carbon films ...
The thin DLC film on plasma treated rubber exhibits very low coefficient of friction of 0.15 (compared to , 1 of uncoated HNBR ... Coating rubber is very challenging because the film/coating must be flexible and strongly adhered to the rubber surface. The ... The columnar structure and the crack network formed during deposition enhance the flexibility of DLC thin films and exhibit ... a good agreement with the experimental results and provides a way for the estimate of interfacial adhesion of the DLC films on ...
Studies discussed in this paper focus on the investigation of novel ultrananocrystalline diamond (UNCD) films as substrate/ ... The comparisons of cell cultures on diamond-powder-seeded culture dishes and on UNCD-coated dishes with matrix-assisted laser ... Specially designed quartz dishes have been coated with different types of UNCD films and cells were subsequently seeded on ... indicating that UNCD films have no or little inhibition on cell proliferation and are potentially appealing as substrate/ ...
3M Imperial Diamond lapping discs, 3M adhesive remover, diamond lapping film, diamond polishing belts ... diamond lapping discs, aluminum oxide lapping discs, silicon carbide lapping discs, 3M Trizact lapping discs, ... 3M Diamond 5 Lapping Discs Type 668X. The standard of 3M premium diamond abrasive films. 668X PSA has a 3 mil polyester film ... 3M Imperial Diamond Lapping Film Type 661X, 8 Discs. Imperial Diamond Lapping Film offers a repeatable, precision finish on ...
The photoconductive gain of heteroepitaxial diamond films was greater than that of polycrystalline diamond films. ... The diamond films were synthesized by microwave plasma assisted chemical vapor deposition. The films were characterized by ... Photodiodes of CVD diamond films Author(s): Wanlu Wang; Kejun Liao; Chunyang Kong; L. Fang ... It was found that the structures of the diamond films have a significant effect on the performance of the devices. ...
... boron was doped into diamond to fabricate high-quality semi-conductive film, which make it possible to machine diamond film by ... Friction testing machine was used to test the friction coefficient of the films. It was found that the diamond films possess ... These slurries contain strong oxidation chemical and diamond powder. During the process, the diamond film was held against the ... and the cross-section SEM indicated that film columnar spreading grew from the substrate surface to the diamond film surface. ...
Low-pressure deposition of diamond thin films Author(s): Claus-Peter Klages ... The fundamental possibifity to synthesize diamond under low pressure from the gas phase as a metastable carbon allotrope is ... with an emphasis on those topics which are of critical importance for an eventual success of a diamond technology: Scale-up of ...
The interface and surface structure of highly oriented diamond films were examined by low resolution transmission electron ... Additionally, in some areas diamond appeared to be in direct contact with the silicon substrate; no indication of an amorphous ... infrared spectroscopy and high resolution transmission electron microscopy showed that the total films on Si and diamond ... Interface studies by HRTEM indicated that SiC formation may have assisted in the formation of highly oriented diamond. ...
... facetted nanocrystalline diamond and cauliflower diamond films," Diamond and Related Materials, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 105-117, ... R. J. Zhang, S. T. Lee, and Y. W. Lam, "Characterization of heavily boron-doped diamond films," Diamond and Related Materials, ... C. Reuben, E. Galun, H. Cohen et al., "Efficient reduction of nitrite and nitrate to ammonia using thin-film B-doped diamond ... This peak presented a shift to lower energies due to tensions caused by boron incorporation in the diamond films. In addition, ...
The influence of Argon addition to CH4/H2 plasma on the crystallinity, morphology and growth of the diamond film deposited by ... The aim of the present research was to successfully produce smooth and well adherent nanocrystalline diamond (NCD) film on a ... the complex nature of the interlayer formed during diamond deposition, and the difficulty in achieving very high nucleation ... Diamond coatings on pure titanium substrates are of interest for tribological and biomedical implants. However, due to the ...
... diamond has drawn tremendous attention in last two decades. These specific properties made diamond film a promising material ... The grain size of NCD film is in the range of 10 to 100 nm, which inherits the properties of the diamond and possesses the ... However, the diamond film with grain sizes at microscale usually exhibits high surface roughness and hinders its applications ... With the development of the chemical vapor deposition, the nanocrystalline diamond (NCD) film has been fabricated and found new ...
... and metal thin film electrodes attached to the semiconducting diamond layer. A plurality of such diamond thin film thermistors ... and the substrate is cut with a dicing saw to provide individual diamond thin film thermistor chips of the same quality. ... an electrically insulating diamond layer formed on the substrate by vapor-phase synthesis, a semiconducting diamond layer as a ... temperature-sensing part on the electrically insulating diamond layer by vapor-phase synthesis, ...
Multi-function diamond film fiberoptic probe and measuring system employing same. United States Patent. ...
Propagation of threading dislocations in heteroepitaxial diamond films with (111) orientation and their role in the formation ... Propagation of threading dislocations in heteroepitaxial diamond films with (111) orientation and their role in the formation ... Propagation of threading dislocations in heteroepitaxial diamond films with (111) orientation and their role in the formation ...
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A composite layer having diamond crystallites and a hard amorphous film is affixed to a metal substrate via an interlayer ... including a bottom metal silicide film and a top silicon carbide film. The interlayer is formed either by depositing metal ... then allowing top and bottom portions of the amorphous silicon to react during deposition of the diamond crystallites, to yield ... Composite films consisting of diamond crystallites and hard amorphous films such as diamond-like carbon, titanium nitride, and ...
To clarify the reason why the growth of diamond film is achieved under the room temperature and atmospheric pressure by CVD ... We focused our attention to the necessity of hydrogen atmosphere for the diamond growth. We optimized the system, in which the ... Publications] T.Ogitsu et al.: Ab-initio Study of the Elementary process of Epitaxial Diamond Growth Proc.22nd Intern.Conf.on ... Publications] T.Ogitsu et al.: Ab-initio Study of the Elementary Process of Epitaxial Diamond Growth Proc.22nd Intern.Conf.on ...
Production of diamond films. At an acetylene flow rate of 248 ml min 1, hydrogen flow rate of 181 ml min 1 and pyrolysis ... The diamond films were however, thermodynamically unstable as they disappeared after a few minutes. Figure 8 shows the XRD ... Hou Y.Q., Zhuang D.M., Zhang G., Wu M.S. and Liu J.J. (2002). Preparation of diamond films by hot filament chemical vapour ... Diamond films were produced at high ferrocene concentration, hydrogen flow rate and pyrolysis temperatures, while carbon ...
  • It is particularly significant at short pulse EDM conditions, where the EC-CVD diamond electrodes showed increased machining efficiency and a remarkably low wear. (scientific.net)
  • Zero wear EDM could be achieved even for sharp V-shapes with included angles of 15 and 30° with V-shaped EC-CVD diamond electrodes. (scientific.net)
  • These specific properties made diamond film a promising material for cutting tools, microwave windows, heat sinks for electronic devices and diamond electrodes. (scirp.org)
  • Boron-doped diamond (BDD) film electrodes were use to electrochemically destroy N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in reverse osmosis (RO) concentrates. (villanova.edu)
  • Here we present a diamond-based impedance sensor with built-in gold interdigitated electrodes (IDEs) as a promising platform for simultaneous electrical and optical monitoring of adipose-derived stem cells (ASC). (mdpi.com)
  • This year's glittering confection was designed by Atelier Swarovski and boasts 2,100 Swarovski-created diamonds, which are grown in a lab, and responsibly sourced topaz, according to the lingerie giant, which unveils the bra ahead of its annual holiday fashion show each year. (latimes.com)
  • Ong, TP & Chang, RPH 1991, ' Properties of diamond composite films grown on iron surfaces ', Applied Physics Letters , vol. 58, no. 4, pp. 358-360. (elsevier.com)
  • Bogdanowicz R., Sobaszek M., Sawczak M., Grigorian G., Ficek M., Caban P., Herman A., Cenian A.: Enhanced boron doping of thin diamond films grown in deuterium-rich microwave plasma// DIAMOND AND RELATED MATERIALS. (mostwiedzy.pl)
  • The first film, expected to start production "as early as 2019," will pick up where Lincoln's final episode of "TWD" left off. (latimes.com)
  • The strategy of using potassium persulfate for coarse polishing followed by potassium permanganate for fine polishing yields the diamond films of the best global surface roughness. (scientific.net)
  • However, the diamond film with grain sizes at microscale usually exhibits high surface roughness and hinders its applications in the microelectro mechanical system (MEMS) and biological field because it is difficult to be polished by mechanical and chemical methods. (scirp.org)
  • Type 661 has a more robust, 3 mil (0.08mm) polyester backing film, while the type 651 had a 2 mil (0.05mm) backing film. (tedpella.com)
  • Home Key Engineering Materials Advances in Grinding and Abrasive Processes Smoothing of Thick Diamond Film Prepared by. (scientific.net)
  • F. Xu: Study On Laser Processing and Machining of CVD Diamond Thick Film (Master Degree Thesis of Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics 2002). (scientific.net)
  • Atom force microscopy, scanning electron microscopy, Raman spectroscopy and roughness-profile-meter were used to characterize microstructure, morphology, impurities and orientation evolution of diamond spherical shell thick film. (scientific.net)
  • Phys.org) -Perfect sheets of diamond a few atoms thick appear to be possible even without the big squeeze that makes natural gems. (phys.org)
  • 6. The method as recited in claim 1, wherein said layer of said low effective work function material is a thin film between 100 and 10,000 angstroms thick. (google.co.uk)
  • In the film Blood Diamond directed by Edward Zwick some of the key ideas are: What is valuable and important, the devastation of war and exploitation of people and resources. (bartleby.com)
  • and the depressions in the surface extend more than about 25 nm below the average surface height of the film, and wherein the film has a final average film thickness, after removing asperities, which is not more than 500 nm thinner than the initial average film thickness of the film. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • 8. The method according to claim 1, wherein the depressions in the surface of the film comprise about 1% to about 30% of the area of the surface, and the final average film thickness of the film is selected to preserve the depressions in the surface. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • 7. The film of claim 1 wherein the first layer is present to a depth of 0.1 to 30% of the thickness of the film. (google.es)
  • The diamond films of the invention preferably have an average grain size of about 2000 nm or less (e.g., less than or equal to about 1000 nm, 100 nm, 50 nm, 20 nm or 10 nm), and preferably include fewer than about 2000 asperities per square millimeter of diamond surface, or about 4/mm on a linear basis, as determined using a 2 μm diameter profilometer stylus tip. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • The grain size of spherical diamond film prepared is compact, clear, uniform, continuous and no remarkable bigger grain over the whole surface of film. (scientific.net)
  • The grain size of NCD film is in the range of 10 to 100 nm, which inherits the properties of the diamond and possesses the unique properties of the nanoscale materials, and the morphology of the NCD film is granular or needle-like structure. (scirp.org)
  • Novel aspect in grain size control of nanocrystalline diamond film for thin film waveguide mode resonance sensor application. (semanticscholar.org)
  • An onset of absorption at about 0.8 eV in undoped films is attributed to transitions from pi to pi states introduced into the band gap by the high amount of sp2 bonded carbon at the grain boundaries. (uhasselt.be)
  • The Cu/Pd bimetallic system electrodeposited on boron-doped diamond (BDD) films for application, as electrode material in the electrochemical reduction of nitrate was studied. (hindawi.com)
  • The majority of papers which deal with the electrochemical reduction of nitrate demonstrate the reaction efficiency of the single metal electrode [ 3 - 6 ], while some papers show the viability of the boron-doped diamond (BDD) films as an electrode material, for the electrochemical reduction of nitrate [ 7 - 10 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The interface and surface structure of highly oriented diamond films were examined by low resolution transmission electron microscopy (LRTEM), high resolution transmission electron microscopy (HRTEM) and using a transmission electron microscope with in situ cathodoluminescence. (dtic.mil)
  • Image of nanopillar-like poly-crystalline STF film obtained by transmission electron microscopy. (phys.org)
  • J.K. Park, V.M. Ayres and J. Asmussen: Diamond and Related Materials Vol. 9 (2000), p.1154. (scientific.net)
  • The world 's biggest diamond mining and marketing company, De Beers Consolidated Mines of South Africa, announced in February 2000, that it will no longer buy any diamonds sourced from a region controlled by an armed group opposed to the legitimate authority in a country"(http://web.amnesty.org). (bartleby.com)
  • The films were characterized by scanning electron microscopy and Raman spectroscopy etc. (spie.org)
  • The machined surface of boron doped (B-doped) diamond films was studied by Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) and Raman Scattering Spectroscopy (Raman). (scientific.net)
  • The influence of Argon addition to CH4/H2 plasma on the crystallinity, morphology and growth of the diamond film deposited by MWPCVD was investigated using field emission scanning electron microscopy (FE-SEM), atomic force microscopy (AFM), Xray diffraction (XRD) and Raman spectroscopy. (scientific.net)
  • Film quality, morphology, and composition were characterized by scanning electron microscopy and Raman spectroscopy. (unt.edu)
  • In consequence, a higher doping level of diamond films was observed by means of Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy and Raman spectroscopy. (mostwiedzy.pl)
  • Growth, Characterization and Device Development in Monocrystalline Diamond Films. (dtic.mil)
  • Here we report the systematic characterization of the refractive index variations occurring in a 38 µm thin artificial diamond sample upon irradiation with high-energy (3 MeV and 5 MeV) protons. (edu.au)
  • Variety reports that Blood Diamond screenwriter Charles Leavitt has been brought in to rewrite the script, which was originally drafted by Robert Rodat ( Saving Private Ryan ). (collider.com)
  • The high diamond nucleation density is attributed to the significant percentage of tetrahedrally bonded ([ital sp][sup atomic carbon configurations in the nanoparticles and the presence of sufficient high-surface free-energy sites on the pretreated surfaces. (osti.gov)
  • NCD film has great potential of applications such as surface acoustic wave, microelectro mechanical systems (MEMS) and biomedical implants. (scirp.org)
  • True Blue™ film is produced with a proprietary process combining a unique mixture of abrasive particle sizes and shapes that are bonded to a film backing which enable the film to produce finer surfaces than are commonly found in similarly graded micron films. (emsdiasum.com)
  • One of the potential applications of these films is for protective coating on sheet metal surfaces. (elsevier.com)
  • The present invention relates to ion exchange polymer films and to processes and apparatus using these films. (google.es)
  • After 25 years of intensive research, physicists at the University of Augsburg have succeeded in the synthesis of a single crystal diamond disc, which even compares favourably to the Queen's crown jewels when it comes to sample area. (innovations-report.com)
  • In EDM of tungsten carbide, a very low electrode wear ratio of 0.3% was realized with the EC-CVD diamond electrode. (scientific.net)
  • This 59.6 carat diamond is estimated to be worth more than $60 million, and is now on display at Sotheby's in New York. (reuters.com)
  • BLOOD DIAMONDS looks to some of the world's foremost experts for the facts of the history of the diamond trade, and goes to the heart of the matter, interviewing both the victims and perpetrators of diamond-fueled atrocities in countries like Sierra Leone. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • BLOOD DIAMONDS also looks at the steps eventually taken by advocacy organizations and the diamond industry to combat the problem. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • Their self-righteous outrage over "blood diamonds" is economic, not political. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • In his novel, Blood Diamonds, Greg Campbell captures the heart wrenching story of one man 's encounter with the Revolutionary United Front (RUF), a rebel group in Sierra Leone, infamous for their brutal tactics of mass rape, torture, looting, and excruciations. (bartleby.com)
  • Blood Diamonds Until 1974, Angola had been a colony under Portuguese jurisdiction since 1576. (bartleby.com)
  • Blood Diamonds: The Conflict in Sierra Leone History of Diamonds: The name "diamond" comes from the Greek word, "adamas" meaning unconquerable. (bartleby.com)