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 - 30 May 2008
Insects are a source of inspiration for technological development work. For example, researchers around the world are working on ultra-thin imaging systems based on the insect eye. The principle of...
Article - 31 Jul 2014
The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) at Harvard University needed a metrology instrument to quantify the relationship between a natural insect wing.
Article - 6 Mar 2017
Millions of pounds worth of priceless, irreplaceable historic structures and artifacts exist in the Heritage industry. In order to preserve these items, it is essential to carefully control the...
News - 1 Jul 2016
Cleaver Scientific announces proSET – an innovative new range of benchtop scale fermentation systems designed to provide an optimized cell cultivation solution for applications including growth of...
News - 18 Jan 2010
ADA Technologies, Inc. (ADA) received a $100,000 contract from the Air Force Research Laboratory to develop an advanced Lithium-Polymer (LiPo) battery for use in miniaturized hybrid power systems for...
News - 4 Sep 2018
We are delighted to announce that BioSystems Technology have been awarded an Innovate UK Health and Life Sciences grant of £100,000 to broaden the application of G. mellonella, in the UK and...
News - 19 Aug 2009
After engineers and scientists at Virginia Tech, Harvard and Drexel finish studying the locomotion of fish in water, Michael Phelps may find he still has a few new ways to increase his own...
News - 7 Nov 2005
The researchers measured typical fluctuations in the electron current, which is subject to the frequency of the laser light, and which arose from the chaotic movement of the electrons. The experiment...
News - 22 Feb 2013
When a shark is spotted in the ocean, humans and marine animals alike usually flee. But not the remora – this fish will instead swim right up to a shark and attach itself to the predator using a...