Saturday, February 16, 2019
Solar-Powered Supercapacitors

Solar-Powered Supercapacitors Could Create Flexible, Wearable Electronics

A breakthrough in energy storage technology could bring a new generation of flexible electronic devices to life, including solar-powered prosthetics for amputees.
global climate

Melting Ice Sheets May Cause ‘Climate Chaos’ According to New Modelling

The weather these days is wild and will be wilder still within a century. In part, because the water from melting ice...
drug discovery

Sound and Vision – the Future of Drug Discovery

A marriage of sound and light could hold the key to diagnosis of the early stages of various diseases, including cancer, new...
wood and non-wood fiber components, systems, photonic chips, Semiconductor, Fingerprinting

After 90 Years, a Better Way to Measure the Composition of...

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in collaboration with the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO), have developed a...

hybrid perovskite solar cells

Controlling Charge Flow by Managing Electron Holes

The Science Much remains to be learned about how charge moves along the molecules that make up the layers...

sepsis

Drive Teams up with Academic Research Consortium to Develop Deep Learning Software to Provide...

The DRIVe Solving Sepsis initiative is partnering with Emory University to further validate an interoperable machine learning software for early prediction of...
aquatic ecosystem

Fish Chemical Cocktail Reveals How a Single Gene May Alter an Aquatic Ecosystem

Variations in a single gene in tiny stickleback fish alter how they interact with their environment and potentially trigger changes across an...
light emitting diode

Running an LED in Reverse Could Cool Future Computers

In a finding that runs counter to a common assumption in physics, researchers at the University of Michigan ran a light emitting...
Quantum Computing

Questions in Quantum Computing: How to Move Electrons with Light

Tiny moving particles make up everything in our physical world— including modern electronics, whose function relies on the movement of negatively-charged electrons....
wearable respiration monitor

Biomedical Engineers Develop Wearable Respiration Monitor with Children’s Toy

Researchers at the University of California, Irvine have developed a wearable, disposable respiration monitor that provides high-fidelity readings on a continuous basis....
Fruit and vegetables

Fruit and Vegetables Important for Mental Well-Being

Consuming more fruit and vegetables can improve your mental well-being, according to a new study. Researchers at the universities...
mental health

Gut Bacteria May Influence Your Mental Health

Researchers at VIB-KU Leuven have identified several gut bacteria that may be linked to depression. Their findings provide further evidence that our...
Solar-Powered Supercapacitors

Solar-Powered Supercapacitors Could Create Flexible, Wearable Electronics

A breakthrough in energy storage technology could bring a new generation of flexible electronic devices to life, including solar-powered prosthetics for amputees.
Quantum Technology

Penn Engineers Develop Room Temperature, Two-Dimensional Platform for Quantum Technology

Quantum computers promise to be a revolutionary technology because their elementary building blocks, qubits, can hold more information than the binary, 0-or-1...

New LSB with Theoretical Capacity over 90%

lithium sulfur battery
A KAIST research team has developed a lithium sulfur battery (LSB) that realizes 92% of the theoretical capacity and an areal capacity...

Imec and EnergyVille Present Unique Simulation Framework to Accurately Determine Energy...

Bifacial Solar Modules
Today imec, a world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics, energy and digital technologies and EnergyVille present a new simulation framework that...

Faster and More Energy-Efficient Modulator Sets to Revolutionise Optoelectronic Industry

Electro-optic modulators
Dr Wang Cheng points to the new modulator, which is much smaller than the existing one, pictured to the left...