News - 10 Feb 2021
The public transport industry is emerging from the skeleton services that operated during lockdown 3.0 and once again it aims to provide a safe environment for passengers to feel comfortable to ride...
News - 13 Jan 2021
Guihua Yu, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, is the recipient of the 2021 Edith and...
News - 9 Jul 2020
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Graphene-based facemasks could provide a renewable and effective weapon in the fight against the spread of COVID-19.
Wonder-material graphene has been drafted...
News - 20 Mar 2019
The ecological bio-production of cellulose nanofibers and xylitol using altered yeast cells, from material produced by the paper sector has been realized by a team of Japanese researchers. This...
News - 19 Mar 2019
Although books have been available for almost 3,000 years, they were rare and hard to produce until Gutenberg invented the printing press in the 15th century. Text and illustrations were crafted by...
News - 23 Mar 2017
Optical sensing can be incorporated onto lab-on-a-chip devices in a cost-effective and easier manner using a new fabrication process.
These devices incorporate laboratory functions onto a glass or...
News - 9 Dec 2016
Capable of producing finer particle sizes than a jet mill and with energy consumption typically eighty percent less than other mills, the Pulvis offers an efficient alternative to impact type mills,...
News - 26 Jul 2016
A novel production method for two-dimensional (2D) nanosheets has been developed by a research team led by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
In this new method,...
News - 20 Jul 2016
A versatile, new method of using laser-induced design to synthesize silver-based hybrid nano-particles has been developed by scientists in China. The research illustrates that the nano-composite has...
News - 5 Jul 2016
Several thousand messenger RNA molecules can be found in cells. These molecules carry copies of DNA’s genetic instructions to the other areas of the cell.
A team of MIT researchers have...