News - 25 Sep 2020
Elastic can stretch too far and that could be problematic in wearable sensors. A team of researchers at Yokohama National University has proposed a fix to prevent too much stretching while improving...
News - 23 Sep 2020
Graphene-based sensors could be used to monitor adverse environments that are inhospitable to present-day technologies.
The system has the resilience to withstand very harsh conditions, such as...
News - 16 Sep 2020
Biosensors that are safely used inside the body or wearable on human skin are increasingly used for medical applications and also for everyday health monitoring.
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News - 15 Sep 2020
Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, together with colleagues from other universities, have discovered the possibility to prepare one-atom thin platinum for use as a chemical...
News - 11 Sep 2020
Precision sensor manufacturer Micro-Epsilon continues the development of its comprehensive laser triangulation sensor range with the addition of the optoNCDT 1900. Ideally suited for both dynamic and...
News - 10 Sep 2020
MIT engineers have designed a Velcro-like food sensor, made from an array of silk microneedles, that pierces through plastic packaging to sample food for signs of spoilage and bacterial...
News - 8 Sep 2020
Researchers developed a new class of medical instruments equipped with an advanced soft electronics system that could dramatically improve the diagnoses and treatments of a number of cardiac diseases...
News - 4 Sep 2020
Introducing noise to improve a weak signal is a common sensing phenomenon in the animal realm. However, it is unusual in the case of artificial sensors.
Artist’s depiction of a phenomenon...
News - 2 Sep 2020
Scientists have designed a novel electronic artificial skin that responds to pain in a similar way to real skin. This latest breakthrough can pave the way to smarter robotics, better prosthetics, and...
News - 1 Sep 2020
University of Texas at Dallas researchers and their international colleagues have developed a method to create micro LEDs that can be folded, twisted, cut and stuck to different surfaces.