News - 22 Jul 2008
Much like the Internet, nanotechnology was over-hyped earlier this decade, and some high profile failures have left manufacturers and investors skeptical. However, a new report from Lux Research finds...
Article - 19 Jun 2017
Hexapods, six-legged parallel-kinematic machines, are rapidly becoming popular in a wide range of industrial automation applications.
News - 14 Jun 2019
Carbon fiber-enhanced thermoplastic polymer mechanical properties improve when irradiated with an electron beam, report researchers at Kanazawa University in the journal Composites Part...
News - 27 Mar 2015
The process of trial and error in scientific research is costly and time-consuming. And while scientific innovation and discovery is necessary to find solutions to some of society’s largest...
News - 23 Feb 2011
The prolonged recession and credit crisis has triggered price, volume and dollar sales volatility in the Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) industry.
Weakened consumer demand for a myriad range...
News - 11 Jan 2011
While age-related vision loss of catastrophic proportions is predicted in coming decades, rising from 17 million patients today to 55 million by the year 2050, it's possible this catastrophe could...
News - 12 Oct 2010
What do a smart window company, a microbial analysis start-up and waste-heat recovery start-up have in common? They’re all located in the San Francisco Bay Area and they’re all based on...
News - 25 Jul 2008
Researchers have invented a new material that will make cars even more efficient, by converting heat wasted through engine exhaust into electricity. In the current issue of the journal Science, they...
Article - 7 Jan 2004
Analog Devices, Inc. has announced that its iMEMS (integrated micro electrical mechanical system) accelerometer technology will be used in IBM's ThinkPad mobile computers featuring the new IBM Active...
News - 17 Mar 2020
A team of researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), and Brown University has devised new strategies that considerably...