News - 27 Oct 2021
Using specialized carbon nanotubes, MIT engineers have designed a novel sensor that can detect SARS-CoV-2 without any antibodies, giving a result within minutes. Their new sensor is based on...
News - 24 Sep 2021
Due to the trend of miniaturization of devices, micromanipulation has been a hot topic in the last two decades. Unlike the macro world, the micro object can easily be damaged if the contact force is...
News - 2 Aug 2021
A new monitoring system was developed recently by scientists from the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science (HFIPS) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. The system is aimed at ensuring communication and...
News - 29 Jul 2021
Optical Surfaces Ltd reports how it is machining and polishing high precision Fibre Optic Channel Plates (FOCP) for an X-ray shielding application.
Fibre Optic Channel Plates are widely used as...
News - 4 Jun 2021
Water regulation in leaves is vital to a plant's health, affecting its growth and yield, disease susceptibility and drought resistance.
A breakthrough technology developed by Cornell University...
News - 14 Apr 2021
Skoltech researchers have developed a prototype of a fluorescence-based sensor for continuous detection of cortisol concentrations in real-time, which can help monitor various health conditions. The...
News - 1 Apr 2021
A research team of the National Institutes of Natural Sciences, National Institute for Fusion Science and Akita Prefectural University have successfully demonstrated a broadband mid-infrared (MIR)...
News - 23 Dec 2020
Despite significant advances in wireless technology, the manufacturing industry continues to turn to wired forms of communication such as Ethernet or fibre optics for its most critical tasks.
News - 16 Nov 2020
Fiber optic sensors utilized in crucial applications such as landslide prediction, leak detection in pipelines, and fire detection in tunnels are on the verge of turning much quicker and more...
News - 29 Sep 2020
Advanced measurement and control of trace moisture possible with Michell Instruments’ enhanced Pura trace moisture transmitter.
The Michell Instruments Pura Trace Moisture Transmitter is now...