News - 18 Aug 2020
Materials scientists at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) have been gaining insights about resilience from the mantis shrimp.
The mantis shrimp is armed with two appendages called dactyl...
News - 18 Aug 2020
Carbon nanotube fibers made at Rice University are now stronger than Kevlar and are inching up on the conductivity of copper.
The Rice lab of chemical and biomolecular engineer Matteo Pasquali...
News - 13 Aug 2020
A new way to check the quality of nanomaterials like graphene has emerged from a team at the University of Sussex.
Graphene and nanomaterials have been touted as wonder materials, and they are...
News - 10 Aug 2020
The art of molecular nanoscience and innovation in polymeric materials for industrial use will be the topics of a pair of Kavli Lectures at the American Chemical Society (ACS) Fall 2020 Virtual...
News - 27 Jul 2020
Intermetallic alloys potentially have high strength in a high-temperature environment. But they generally suffer poor ductility at ambient and low temperatures, hence limiting their applications in...
News - 19 Jun 2020
New research on the two-dimensional (2D) material graphene has allowed researchers to create smart adaptive clothing which can lower the body temperature of the wearer in hot climates.
A team of...
News - 11 Jun 2020
A hexapod, also known as a Stewart Platform, offers motion in 6 degrees of freedom (XYZ, Pitch, Roll, Yaw). Different models are available to handle loads up to 2000 kg. The parallel kinematic...
News - 4 Jun 2020
A team of researchers based in Manchester, the Netherlands, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland and the USA has published a new review on a field of computer device development known as spintronics, which...
News - 15 Apr 2020
Asylum Research AFMs offer an exclusive “bimodal” imaging technology that easily distinguishes between components in rubber blends with higher resolution than conventional AFMs. Here,...
News - 3 Apr 2020
PI (Physik Instrumente), a leader in precision motion control and nanopositioning solutions, announces a new large motorized rotary air bearing added to its existing families of PIglide air bearing...