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News - 8 May 2013
Notwithstanding decades of RnD and first applications, the electroactive polymer (EAP) market hasn’t reached maturity yet. There is a range of characteristics, such as performance and long-term...
News - 10 Nov 2016
A new electroactive polymer material capable of changing size and shape when exposed to a comparatively small electric field has been developed by a multi-institutional research team.
News - 9 Feb 2021
In certain materials, electrical and mechanical effects are closely linked: for example, the material may change its shape when an electrical field is applied or, conversely, an electrical field may...
News - 25 Aug 2010
Strategic Polymer Sciences, Inc. (SPS), an innovator in electroactive polymer (EAP) technology, today announced it has received a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
Article - 17 Sep 2001
Electroactive polymers (EAPs) are those, which respond to external electrical stimulation by displaying a significant shape or size displacement. They have shown promise to mimic the movements of...
News - 28 Jan 2011
Skeleton Technologies, an energy-storage start-up located in Tartu, Estonia, receives a US patent for breakthrough supercapacitor material. US patent No 7,803,345 was granted for the nanoporous carbon...
News - 12 Jul 2019
WACKER, the Munich-based chemical group, announced showcasing of numerous silicone innovations at the K 2019, the International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber. Key new products to be presented at...
Article - 27 Mar 2020
Researchers have developed electroactive polymer patches to repair damaged heart tissues following cardiovascular events such as stroke and myocardial infarctions.
News - 2 Apr 2020
Refreshable braille displays translate information from computer screens into raised characters, often along the bottom of a keyboard. But this technology can cost thousands of dollars and is limited,...