News - 19 Sep 2022
A tiny, independent device with a flexible and stretchable sensor that sticks to the skin was developed by Stanford University’s engineers to quantify the changing size of tumors...
News - 10 Aug 2022
Scientists from the University of Hong Kong's (HKU) Faculty of Engineering have created a coin-sized device that can sense weak electrochemical signals and be utilized for individualized...
News - 8 Feb 2022
A hormone called cortisol is produced by the human body in response to stress, from the everyday to the extreme.
Cortisol is well-suited for measurement through wearable devices, according to study...
News - 8 Nov 2021
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States, have demonstrated an innovative high-resolution angle-based sensor that was developed as a result of the near-field effect of flat...
News - 8 Oct 2021
New variants to the COVID-19 virus have challenged the capacity of existing testing methods to deliver fast and consistently accurate test results, as PCR tests must be sent to labs and can take days...
News - 14 Jul 2021
Rothamsted Research is the longest-running agricultural research institute in the world, with a history dating back to the middle of the 19th century.
Sir John Bennet Lawes, an archetypal Victorian...
News - 31 May 2021
By putting a piece of soft, strain-sensing sheet on the skin may be able to detect skin disorders non-invasively and in real-time very soon.
A research team co-led by a scientist from City...
News - 25 May 2021
Manufactured in a new process based on crystalline materials, these low-loss mirrors promise to open up completely new application areas, for example in optical respiratory gas analysis for early...
News - 5 Mar 2021
In order to support the growth of the Photonic Integrated Circuit (PIC) market and be able to timely serve the scaling of its customers when moving to engineer and pilot production stages, VLC...
News - 8 Dec 2020
Security officials have to ensure that unsafe materials are not smuggled into a country by criminals, but it has become quite costly and difficult to detect nuclear substances.