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flexible hybrid electronics

Binghamton Designated as NextFlex New York Node for Flexible Hybrid Electronics...

NextFlex has designated Binghamton University to be the New York “Node” for its flexible hybrid electronics (FHE) initiative. As the NextFlex New York Node,...
Brain Organoids

NYSCF Collaboration Adds Missing Functionality to Brain Organoids

In a collaborative study between Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute, and George Washington...
Personalized Bone Graftsvideo

NYSCF Researchers Develop Novel Bioengineering Technique for Personalized Bone Grafts

Scientists from the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute have developed a new bone engineering technique called Segmental Additive Tissue Engineering (SATE)....
solar cells

Researchers Solve Major Challenge in Mass Production of Low-Cost Solar Cells

An international team of university researchers today reports solving a major fabrication challenge for perovskite cells — the intriguing potential challengers to silicon-based solar...
Ails Batteries

Chemists Develop MRI-Like Technique to Detect What Ails Batteries

A team of chemists has developed an MRI-based technique that can quickly diagnose what ails certain types of batteries—from determining how much charge remains...
smart dresser

“Smart” Dresser Prototype Guides People with Dementia in Getting Dressed

A new study published in JMIR Medical Informatics describes how a “smart home” prototype may help people with dementia dress themselves through automated assistance, enabling them...
protein polymer

New Self-Assembling Protein Hydrogels May Hold Many Applications for Biomedicine

Delivering medications safely and accurately is of great interest to researchers and, of course, to people who need them. So is restoring function to...
wireless networking

New Wave of Mobile Technology to be Tested in New York...

The wireless standard known as 4G turned mobile phones into movie-streaming platforms, but the next wireless revolution promises more than speedy downloads. It could...
Photonic Biosensors

Breakthrough in Photonic Biosensors Could Lead to Fast, Super-Accurate Diagnostics and...

University Professor of Applied Physics Stephen Arnold and his team at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering have made a discovery that could lead...
solar cells

Materials “Sandwich” Breaks Barrier for Solar Cell Efficiency

Solar cells have great potential as a source of clean electrical energy, but so far they have not been cheap, light, and flexible enough...
syntactic foam

3-D Printing Breakthrough for Lightweight Syntactic Foams Could Help Submarines Dive...

A team of materials scientists at NYU Tandon School of Engineering has developed the first process to 3D print components of syntactic foam —...
biochips

Scientists Develop New Tool for Imprinting Biochips

3-D printing has gained popularity in recent years as a means for creating a variety of functional products, from tools to clothing and medical...
circuit design

Breakthrough in Circuit Design Makes Electronics More Resistant to Damage and...

People are growing increasingly dependent on their mobile phones, tablets and other portable devices that help them navigate daily life. But these gadgets are...
Chickpeas

Genetic Limits Threaten Chickpeas, a Globally Critical Food

Perhaps you missed the news that the price of hummus has spiked in Great Britain. The cause, as the New York Times reported on February 8:...
neurons

Neurons Get the Beat and Keep It Going in Drumrolls

A neuron firing deep in the brain might sound a little like: Drumroll…cymbal crash! Drumroll…cymbal crash! Repeat. With emphasis on “repeat,” according to a new...
topological insulator laservideo

The Future of Semiconductor Lasing: Topological Insulator Lasers

Researchers at the Technion and in the U.S. have developed a new, highly efficient coherent and robust semiconductor laser system: the topological insulator laser. The...
mental health

Vets Who Receive Medical-Legal Aid Show Improvements in Mental Health

Veterans who receive legal help with housing, benefits, and consumer or personal matters have increased income, fewer problems finding housing, and even experience some...
artificial intelligence

Making AI ‘Intentional’: a Case Study and New Programming Framework

Computer science researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) game-playing program that exhibits social reasoning and “intentionality” – meaning it can infer how other...
kidney transplant

Small Changes to Organ Procurement System Could Lead to More Life-Saving...

Slight changes to the system for allocating deceased-donor kidneys could result in higher rates of organ procurement and lead to more kidney transplants across...
running shoesvideo

New Shoe Makes Running 4 Percent Easier, 2-Hour Marathon Possible, Study...

Eleven days after Boulder-born Shalane Flanagan won the New York City Marathon in new state-of-the-art racing flats known as “4%s,” University of Colorado Boulder...