Thursday, October 17, 2019
Bioelectronic implant

Bioelectronic Implant Could Prevent Opioid Deaths

Researchers are developing a novel, implantable device that can sense the effects of a potentially fatal level of ingested opioids and then...
Quantum Computing

Diversity May Be Key to Reducing Errors in Quantum Computing

In quantum computing, as in team building, a little diversity can help get the job done better, computer scientists have discovered.
MXenes

Taking 2D Materials to the MAX

Discovered by researchers at Drexel University as electrodes for energy applications, MXenes have become a research focus for KAUST. Husam Alshareef and...
machine learning

Faster Video Recognition for the Smartphone Era

A branch of machine learning called deep learning has helped computers surpass humans at well-defined visual tasks like reading medical scans, but...
neuromorphic vision systems

PROPHESEE Joins IRT Nanoelec 3D Integration Program

PROPHESEE, the inventor of the world’s most advanced neuromorphic vision systems, joins the IRT Nanoelec consortium to help broaden the field of potential applications for...
quantum dot array

Controlling the Charge State of Organic Molecule Quantum Dots in a 2D Nanoarray

Molecular self-assembly on a metal results in high-density 2D organic (carbon-based) quantum dot array with electric-field-controllable charge stateOrganic molecules used as nano-sized...
microbiome

Unlocking the Biochemical Treasure Chest Within Microbes

Secondary metabolites – the compounds produced by microbes to mediate internal and external messaging, self-defense, and chemical warfare – are the basis for hundreds...
Radiation detector

Radiation Detector with the Lowest Noise in the World Boosts Quantum Work

Researchers from Aalto University and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland have built a super-sensitive bolometer, a type of thermal radiation detector....
Layered Superconducting Materials

New Design Strategy Can Help Improve Layered Superconducting Materials

Scientists from Tokyo Metropolitan University have created a new layered superconducting material with a conducting layer made of bismuth, silver, tin, sulfur...
quantum computers

Researchers Find Superconducting Material That Could Someday Power Quantum Computers

Quantum computers with the ability to perform complex calculations, encrypt data more securely, and more quickly predict the spread of viruses may...
Lyme Disease

New Test Diagnoses Lyme Disease Within 15 Minutes

Some 300,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with Lyme disease every year. Caused by Borrelia burgdorferi and transmitted by the bite of infected Ixodes ticks,...
robots

New Biological Approach Helps Robots Sense Chemicals

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University are one step closer to creating biological-mechanical hybrid machines as they work to develop soft robots that...
Electroadhesive

“Electroadhesive” Stamp Picks up and Puts down Microscopic Structures

If you were to pry open your smartphone, you would see an array of electronic chips and components laid out across a...
Washable Textile Devices

That New Yarn?! — Wearable, Washable Textile Devices Are Possible With MXene-Coated Yarns

Producing functional fabrics that perform all the functions we want, while retaining the characteristics of fabric we’re accustomed to is no easy...
Internet of Things devices

Combination of Techniques Could Improve Security for Internet of Things Devices

A multi-pronged data analysis approach that can strengthen the security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices — such as smart TVs, home...
Neural Networks

Neural Networks

If you have a smart phone with facial recognition, you may have wondered: How does your device learn to recognize your face...
photonics

Electrochemistry to Benefit Photonics: Nanotubes Can Control Laser Pulses

An international team of scientists led by researchers from the Laboratory of Nanomaterials at the Skoltech Center for Photonics and Quantum Materials...
lab-on-a-chip devices

Researchers with IBM and Polytechnique Montréal “Fold” a Drop of Water, Solving a Problem...

Montréal – If you’ve ever stopped to watch rain falling on a windowpane, you’ve seen what happens when two drops of water touch...
2D Heterostructures

Creating 2D Heterostructures for Future Electronics

Nanomaterials could provide the basis of many emerging technologies, including extremely tiny, flexible, and transparent electronics. While many nanomaterials...
Data Processing Platform

Fujitsu Launches New Stream Data Processing Platform to Accelerate Use of Automotive Big Data

Fujitsu Limited today announced that it will launch a new stream data processing platform for service providers to maximize the use of...