News - 20 Jan 2021
A new type of ultra-efficient, nano-thin material could advance self-powered electronics, wearable technologies and even deliver pacemakers powered by heart beats.
The flexible and printable...
News - 29 Jun 2016
A team of researchers guided by investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and Seoul National University have created a novel electric mesh device. This device is designed to be...
News - 9 Nov 2010
Blinking numbers on a liquid-crystal display (LCD) often indicate that a device's clock needs resetting. But in the laboratory of Zhong Lin Wang at Georgia Tech, the blinking number on a small LCD...
News - 11 Oct 2010
Actuators are devices that convert electrical energy into mechanical energy, such as the battery-powered device inside a cell phone that causes the phone to vibrate. When this process is reversed...
News - 25 Oct 2016
Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University have conducted a proof-of-concept study with mice to show the potential of a novel coating prepared with antibiotic-releasing nanofibers to prevent...
News - 29 Jun 2015
An implantable, microchip-based device may soon replace the injections and pills now needed to treat chronic diseases: Earlier this month, MIT spinout Microchips Biotech partnered with a...
Article - 10 Aug 2010
Nanotechnological engineering, yet an infant in its growth is the promise of the future.
News - 20 Feb 2014
The debut of cyborgs who are part human and part machine may be a long way off, but researchers say they now may be getting closer. In a study published in ACS' journal Nano Letters, they report...
News - 27 Jul 2012
Denton Vacuum, a provider of thin film technology systems for production, has dispatched the first of its Altor series of sputtering system to a well-known cardiac rhythm management (CRM) products...
News - 19 Apr 2012
A research team from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has helped an international research team to verify the stability of an ultrathin membrane using near-edge X-ray...