This product profile will explore drawable carbon nanotube (CNT) arrays.
News - 19 Apr 2018
The so-called grow monsters or expandable water toys are nothing but plastic-like figurines with the ability to expand upon being placed in water.
Innovative materials science research takes...
News - 6 May 2010
University of British Columbia researchers have cast artificial proteins into a new solid biomaterial that very closely mimics the elasticity of muscle.
The approach, detailed in the current issue...
News - 21 Sep 2015
UT Dallas professors Drs. Ray Baughman and Gil Lee were recently honored for their respective contributions to innovation and the community at the 15th Anniversary Tech Titans Awards...
News - 24 Oct 2012
Artificial muscles and self-propelled goo may be the stuff of Hollywood fiction, but for UC Santa Barbara scientists Omar Saleh and Deborah Fygenson, the reality of it is not that far away. By...
News - 9 Sep 2008
Among the more dramatic tools to be demonstrated during International Nanotechnology Week at the Hyatt Regency Dallas convention hotel October 2-3 is by InsituTec Inc, a Nano-Tool company...
News - 22 Jan 2015
Living systems have the ability to produce collective molecular motions that have an effect at the macroscale, such as a muscle that contracts via the concerted action of protein motors.
News - 24 Jun 2014
Daejeon, Republic of Korea, June 23, 2014--As the number of pacemakers implanted each year reaches into the millions worldwide, improving the lifespan of pacemaker batteries has been of great concern...
News - 22 Feb 2021
Muscle plays a crucial role in maintaining the human lives and is the largest organ accounting for 40% of body mass. Muscle tissue is known for its special potential for spontaneous...
News - 2 Feb 2013
On January 30, 2013 ACS Nano published a study by Ali Khademhosseini, PhD, MASc, a researcher in the division of biomedical engineering at Brigham and Women's Hospital, detailing the creation of...