News - 19 Nov 2008
Chemists can learn from some shellfish. Mussels, for example, produce an adhesive that sticks strongly to metal and stone, even under water. Chemists have reproduced the protein responsible for this...
Article - 14 Sep 2017
Sutures are filaments, fibers or thread-like materials used to hold a wound or tissue together. In surgical language, sutures are used for apposition – that is, the positioning (of tissue) side by...
News - 20 Aug 2008
Researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Joint Quantum Institute (JQI), a collaborative center of the University of Maryland and NIST, have reported a new way...
News - 18 Feb 2008
A next-generation atomic clock that tops previous records for accuracy in clocks based on neutral atoms has been demonstrated by physicists at JILA, a joint institute of the Commerce Department's...
Article - 12 Feb 2014
Bose Corporation is well known for its range of high fidelity audio products and outstanding customer service.
News - 20 Nov 2007
Using a device composed of microscopic rooms and hallways that was designed and fabricated at the University of California, San Diego, a team of researchers from four institutions has determined how...
News - 26 Jun 2007
CAF, Fatronik, Geminys and Traintic have created NEM (New Maintenance Strategies), a new company targeting development strategies and innovative technologies in the field of maintenance. The...
News - 11 Sep 2006
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has announced an in-kind contribution commercially valued at $513,949,200 from the Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE). PACE is...
Article - 16 Aug 2012
Using the latest manufacturing techniques and often exotic materials, biomedical devices particularly those used in humans, present some of the biggest engineering challenges for the material science...
Article - 3 Jul 2007
The use of bioceramics in medical applications is on the increase. This is in part due to the expanding range of materials they encompass, which is in turn influenced by new materials and processing...