News - 3 Mar 2021
Northwestern Engineering researchers have developed a theoretical model to design soft materials that demonstrate autonomous oscillating properties that mimic biological functions. The work could...
News - 2 Mar 2021
Direct Electron, a leading producer of next-generation direct detection cameras for transmission electron microscopes (TEM), today announces Apollo, a revolutionary new event-based direct detection...
News - 10 Feb 2021
Progress in the fields of nanotechnology and biomaterials could result in crucial advancements in the fight against hazardous viruses like the novel coronavirus that is responsible for causing...
News - 8 Feb 2021
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A new type of 3D printed airway stent could make treating upper airway obstructions quicker and safer.
Obstruction of central airways and...
News - 29 Jan 2021
Nanoparticle deposition specialists, Nikalyte Ltd announced that the company has signed a distributor agreement with UK based microscopy experts Agar Scientific. Agar Scientific has been the go-to...
News - 3 Dec 2020
Researchers from Lancaster University have analyzed a crystalline material and found it exhibits properties that enable it to harness energy from the sun. Image credit: Santos Hau
News - 1 Dec 2020
While the mesmerizing blobs in a classic lava lamp may appear magical, the colorful shapes move in response to temperature-induced changes in density and surface tension.
This process, known as...
News - 29 Oct 2020
A molecular switch is a molecule that can be reversibly shifted between two or more stable states in response to external stimuli, such as a change on pH, light or electric current.
News - 23 Sep 2020
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a new method of 3D-printing gels and other soft materials.
Published in a new paper, it has the potential to...
News - 26 Aug 2020
Modern mechatronic devices, right from industrial machinery to robots, have seen a drastic increase in complexity and intricacy.
With sophisticated functionalities being unlocked with each passing...