News - 7 Nov 2023
In the field of engineering and materials science, the identification of concealed structures or imperfections within materials is of paramount importance.
Illustration of a single-pixel...
News - 8 May 2023
Cellulose nanocrystal (CNC) is a developing bio-based material, and it has been extensively employed in fields like bioplastics, electronics, and energy.
Highly elastic hydrogels constructed by...
News - 9 Feb 2022
Magnetometers measure the direction, strength or relative changes of magnetic fields, at a specific point in space and time. Employed in many research areas, magnetometers can help doctors to see the...
News - 24 Aug 2021
The miniaturization of microelectronic sensor technology, microelectronic robots or intravascular implants is progressing rapidly. However, it also poses major challenges for research.
One of the...
News - 15 Jul 2021
The treatment of many medical issues like abnormal gait and muscular disorders require an accurate sensing of applied pressure. In this regard, flexible pressure sensors that are simple, lightweight,...
News - 4 Mar 2021
Scientists have taken cues from the eyes of mantis shrimp to design a new type of optical sensor that is small enough to fit on a smartphone but can also perform polarimetric and hyperspectral...
News - 15 Dec 2020
Transparent electronics--such as head-up displays that allow pilots to read flight data while keeping their eyes ahead of them--improve safety and allow users to access data while in transit.
News - 19 May 2020
Magnetic field sensors are largely used in industry, medicine, as well as in applied and fundamental physics. For example, it is impossible to assemble a car without magnetic sensors. Viktor Belyaev...
News - 14 May 2020
A team of researchers from the University of Massachusetts Amherst has reported in the Nano Research journal that they have developed the most sensitive bioelectronic ammonia gas sensor to be ever...
News - 22 Nov 2019
A hug from a friend through a video call could soon be sensed in reality. A collaborative research group with engineers and researchers from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) and Northwestern...