Monday, March 25, 2019
flexible electronics

Machine Learning Could Help Scientists Invent Flexible Electronics

Organic electronics could allow companies to print electronics like paper or incorporate them into clothing to power wearable electronics—if there were only...
obsessive compulsive disorder

Deep Brain Stimulation May Significantly Improve OCD Symptoms

OCD is characterised by unwanted intrusive thoughts and repetitive rituals and causes pronounced impairment in everyday life. In very severe cases, OCD...
Optical frequency combs

On-Chip, Electronically Tunable Frequency Comb

Lasers play a vital role in everything from modern communications and connectivity to bio-medicine and manufacturing. Many applications, however, require lasers that...
neuropsychiatric diseases

NIH Study of Brain Energy Patterns Provides New Insights into Alcohol...

Assessing the patterns of energy use and neuronal activity simultaneously in the human brain improves our understanding of how alcohol affects the...

photovoltaic panels

Optimizing the Energy Production of Photovoltaic Panels Using Artificial Intelligence

By using a statistical technique and artificial intelligence, which is known as clustering, researchers from Solar Energy Institute at Universidad Politécnica de...

Narcolepsy

New Proof that Narcolepsy Is an Autoimmune Disease

Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have discovered autoreactive cells in persons suffering from narcolepsy. This is a new, important proof that...
quantum computer program

Computer Program Developed to Find ‘Leakage’ in Quantum Computers

· Quantum computers are designed to process information using quantum bits, and promise huge speedups in scientific computing and codebreaking
flexible electronics

Machine Learning Could Help Scientists Invent Flexible Electronics

Organic electronics could allow companies to print electronics like paper or incorporate them into clothing to power wearable electronics—if there were only...
cancer

Investigators Map Genomic Landscape of Very Rare Cancer

A team of Vanderbilt researchers mapped out the genomic landscape of a metastatic malignant proliferating tricholemmal tumor and identified a targeted treatment...
Tectonics

Tectonics in the Tropics Trigger Earth’s Ice Ages, Study Finds

Over the last 540 million years, the Earth has weathered three major ice ages — periods during which global temperatures plummeted, producing...
climate change

Dying Trees in Cities? Blame It on the Concrete

A North Carolina State University study examining urbanization, scale-insect abundance and latitudinal warming on tree health in the Southeast captured a few...
graphene-based material

Novel Form of Graphene-Based Optical Material Developed

The graphene-based material is 1000 times thinner than a human hair and can be tuned for use in solar cells, solar desalination,...
anti-icing coatingsvideo

Materials Could Delay Frost up to 300 Times Longer Than Existing Anti-Icing Coatings

Most techniques to prevent frost and ice formation on surfaces rely heavily on heating or liquid chemicals that need to be repeatedly...
Alzheimer’s disease

Dementia’s Gender Differences Revealed

Dementia is one of the leading causes of death in Australia, but University of Queensland research has found the disease affects men and women...

Oxford PV to Collaborate with Meyer Burger

perovskite-silicon solar cells
 Oxford PVTM – The Perovskite CompanyTM, the leader in the field of perovskite solar cells, today announced it has signed an exclusive collaboration...

Non-Toxic Salt Water Battery Prototype Can Charge in Seconds

battery
The design principles behind the new prototype, which changes colour as it charges, could also be applied to existing battery technologies to...

Making Solar Cells Can Be like Buttering Bread

solar cells
Formamidinium lead iodide (FAPbI3) is a perovskite, a crystal with a distinctive structure. Perovskites are named after a mineral that has the...