Saturday, 9 October 2010

Mcmaster University puts a logo onto a human hair

Julia Huang used a focus ion beam microscope (FIB) to shoot a beam of gallium ions at the surface of a human hair, carving atoms off the of the surface of the hair to etch these McMaster University logos. When not tattooing hair, they'll use the FIB microscope to fabricate nanoscale devices. Check out the department here

1 comment:

John said...

Advertising scaled for lice. Love it!