Monday, July 22, 2019
aerial vehicle

Aerial Vehicle Flying Freely with Independently Controlled Main Wings

Aerial vehicles in a typical category have main wings fixed to the body (fuselage) in an integrated form. Shape of main wings, namely airfoil,...
Supersonic Aircraft

NASA’s Experimental Supersonic Aircraft Now Known as X-59 QueSST

NASA’s newest experimental aircraft, designed with quiet supersonic technology and intended to help open a new era in faster-than-sound air travel over land, will...
Electric Vehicle Batteries

Making Green Cars Greener

The widespread implementation of electric vehicles will go a long way toward eliminating the greenhouse gas emissions of the transportation sector. But...
Electric Superbike

Electric Superbike Twente Ready for the Racing Season with New Electric Motorcycle

The Eclipse-gp, Electric Superbike Twente's second and newest electric racing motorcycle, was presented at the Kinepolis in Enschede. The team has put...
battery

Technique Matters: A Different Way to Make a Cathode May Mean Better Batteries

Berkeley Lab researchers find that controlling surface chemistry is important to developing high-energy lithium-ion batteries.
video

Bioengineers to discover the inner workings of a novel mode of insect flight

A chance observation of a water lily beetle skimming across a pond inspired researchers to investigate the mysterious and sophisticated mode of flight it employs to overcome the physical challenges of flying over water.
Autonomous Vehicles

Researchers Work to Avoid Potholes and Pitfalls on the Road to Autonomous Vehicles 

At a dirt test track near the technology/" title="View all articles about Georgia Institute of Technology here">Georgia Institute of Technology campus, researchers monitor a...
Cellulose

Cellulose: new understanding could lead to tailored biofuels 

In the search for low emission plant-based fuels, new research may help avoid having to choose between growing crops for food or fuel.By using...
smart mobility

NTU Singapore and Schaeffler Set up Joint Lab to Develop Smart Mobility Devices

In future, you could get off the train and hop onto an electric kickboard equipped with a smart unit that can warn you of...
transport

Next-Generation Transport

For most of us, fluid dynamics and mechanics aren’t particularly significant — that is, until we’re white-knuckling it on a bumpy plane ride or...
solar car

Missouri S&T Solar Car to Be Unveiled in April

In preparation for its 1,700-mile journey this summer, the Solar Car Team at Missouri S&T will unveil its vehicle to the community this spring.This...
modular electric vehicle

NEXT Future Transportation Unveils Autonomous Parcel Delivery Solution

NEXT Future Transportation Inc. ('NEXT'), the world's only modular electric vehicle solutions provider, today announced a groundbreaking automated logistics solution for Smart and Connected...
Smarter charging

Smarter Charging Is Key to Electromobility

For electric vehicles to be implemented on a large ​scale, smart solutions for charging are required. Currently, development of digital systems is...
Autopilot

“Eyes” for the Autopilot

Automatic landings have long been standard procedure for commercial aircraft. While major airports have the infrastructure necessary to ensure the safe navigation...
palladium

Hydrogen uptake causes molecular “avalanches” in palladium

Imagine a sponge that could soak up a thousand times its own volume in water.  Now imagine how effective that sponge would be if...
Communicating vehicles

When slower is faster

Imagine a scenario where sensor-laden vehicles pass through intersections by communicating with each other, rather than grinding to a halt at traffic lights. A...
spacecraft

Kurwitz and students complete test flight of advanced radiator system for future spacecraft

Dr. Cable Kurwitz and undergraduate researchers Aldo Sosa, Juan Duran and Victor Ibarra, has completed a successful flight-test program aboard NASA’s reduced gravity aircraft...
solar car

Iowa State’s Solar Car Team Ready to Race 1,800 Miles from National Park to...

Yes, of course, Team PrISUm will race to defend last year’s solar car title, said Matt Goode, the team’s project director. But – over...
Autonomous Vehicles

With the Rise of Autonomous Vehicles, Hackers Pose a Serious New Threat

The allure of the autonomous vehicle is seductive: a morning commute spent sipping coffee and checking e-mail while the car finds its own way...
electric car

MIT Researchers Collaborate with Lamborghini to Develop an Electric Car of the Future

Members of the MIT community who passed through the Stata Center courtyard last week likely found it hard not to notice the Lamborghini parked...