Thursday, January 24, 2019
Rechargeable hearing aids

Rechargeable Hearing Aids Becoming Ever Smaller

Hearing aids is an area of rapid development. Today, approximately one in every six Danes has hearing problems and might benefit from...
supercapacitor electrode

Ultrathin Carbon Nanosheets with Hierarchical Porosity for a High-Performing Supercapacitor Electrode

The design of advanced high-energy-density supercapacitors requires the design of unique materials that combine hierarchical nanoporous structures with high surface area to...
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Ready, Steady, Fuse!

White blood cells, also known as monocytes, play a key role in the immune system’s response to infection. They have been shown...

New Probe for the Secrets of Complex Interfaces

The Science In rechargeable batteries, ultra-thin material sheets are crucial. Reactions occur at the interfaces of these sheets. Scientists...

3D print piezoelectric materials

Mechanical Engineers Develop Process to 3d Print Piezoelectric Materials

The piezoelectric materials that inhabit everything from our cell phones to musical greeting cards may be getting an upgrade thanks to work...

robotic rehabilitation devices

Designing Advanced Controllers for Robotic Rehabilitation Devices

Aitziber Mancisidor-Barinagarrementeria, a researcher in the UPV/EHU's Department of Systems Engineering and Automation, has designed a control algorithm for robotic devices rendering...
climate change

Scientists Discover Natural Fitness Watch in Fishes That Records Their Activity Levels

An international research team including scientists from the University of Southampton have shown for the first time that the energetic cost of...
glaciers

Using Satellites to Measure Rates of Ice Mass Loss in Glaciers

If you compare historical photos of glaciers with those taken more recently, you can see that where there was formerly ice there...
Tiny silicon

Tiny Silicon Particles Could Power Lithium Ion Batteries with 10 Times More Capacity

University of Alberta chemists have taken a critical step toward creating a new generation of silicon-based lithium ion batteries with 10 times...
personal radiation detector

New Technique Offers Rapid Assessment of Radiation Exposure

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a new technique that allows them to assess radiation exposure in about an hour...
CRISPR-Cas9 systems

Scientists Engineer New CRISPR Platform for DNA Targeting

A team that includes the scientist who first harnessed the revolutionary CRISPR-Cas9 and other systems for genome editing of eukaryotic organisms, including...
3D printed implants

3D Printed Implants Promote Nerve Cell Growth to Treat Spinal Cord Injury

3D printed implants could one day help restore neural connections and lost motor function in patients with spinal cord injury. The implants,...
quantum systems

Experiments Detect Entropy Production in Quantum Systems

The production of entropy, which means increasing the degree of disorder in a system, is an inexorable tendency in the macroscopic world...
organic polymer PEDOT

New Light Shed on Intensely Studied Material

More than 1,500 scientific articles are devoted each year to the conducting organic polymer PEDOT, making it probably one of the world’s...

Scientists Boost Stability of Low-Cost, Large-Area Solar Modules

Solar Modules
Scientists at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) have resolved a fundamental weakness in a promising solar technology...

Mechanical Engineers Develop Process to 3d Print Piezoelectric Materials

3D print piezoelectric materials
The piezoelectric materials that inhabit everything from our cell phones to musical greeting cards may be getting an upgrade thanks to work...

Europe’s Investment in Graphene

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Graphene is a familiar material: the ‘lead’ in pencils is actually graphite, which comprises many layers of graphene stacked on top of...