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Getting to the heart of carbon nanotube clusters

Getting to the heart of carbon nanotube clusters

Feb 20, 2018 United States
Integrating nanoscale fibers such as carbon nanotubes into commercial applications, from coatings for aircraft wings to heat sinks for mobile computing, requires them to be produced in large scale and at low cost.
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Why is new robotics becoming commercially viable now (part I)?

Why is new robotics becoming commercially viable now (part I)?

Feb 19, 2018 Worldwide
Everything in the world of robotics is changing: robots are becoming uncaged, mobile, collaborative and increasingly intelligent and dexterous, moving beyond their traditional strongholds to bring automation to previously inaccessible tasks.
IDTechEx TVStretchable electronics for stroke recovery

Stretchable electronics for stroke recovery

Feb 19, 2018 United States
Printed Electronics World reports on a groundbreaking new wearable designed to be worn on the throat could be a game changer in the field of stroke rehabilitation.
IDTechEx TVHigh-Power UV-LED Light Sources

High-Power UV-LED Light Sources

Feb 16, 2018
Hamamatsu is a manufacturer of devices for the generation and measurement of infrared, visible, UV light and x-rays.
Injection molded structural electronics, TactoTek Secures $23 Million

Injection molded structural electronics, TactoTek Secures $23 Million

Feb 16, 2018 Finland
Today TactoTek announced that it has closed $23 million in funding. TactoTek IMSE solutions transform how electronics are designed and produced for diverse markets, including automotive, appliances, and wearable/IoT solutions. Light, thin, and durable, IMSE solutions bring electronic functions to stylish cosmetic surfaces and also for unconventional locations and uses.
IDTechEx TVPatterned graphene onto food, paper, cloth, cardboard

Patterned graphene onto food, paper, cloth, cardboard

Feb 15, 2018 United States
Scientists who introduced laser-induced graphene have enhanced their technique to produce what may become a new class of edible electronics.
Conductive Ink Markets 2018-2028

Conductive Ink Markets 2018-2028

Feb 14, 2018
The new report by IDTechEx, Conductive Ink Markets 2018-2028, provides the most comprehensive and authoritative view of the conductive inks and paste market.
Tissue paper sensors show promise

Tissue paper sensors show promise

Feb 14, 2018 United States
Engineers have turned tissue paper - similar to toilet tissue - into a new kind of wearable sensor that can detect a pulse, a blink of an eye and other human movement. The sensor is light, flexible and inexpensive, with potential applications in health care, entertainment and robotics.
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Nano Dimension, world's first on-demand 3D-printed electronics service

Nano Dimension, world's first on-demand 3D-printed electronics service

Feb 14, 2018 Israel
Nano Dimension announced the immediate availability of the world's first 3D-printed electronics online service, giving designers and engineers unprecedented access to develop smart, electrified objects, including those that cannot be produced by any other method today.
Stacking on the graphene

Stacking on the graphene

Feb 13, 2018 Japan
Researchers have found a way to form two materials, each made of three layers of graphene. Each material's graphene is stacked differently and has unique electrical properties. Their work has implications for the development of novel electronic devices.
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Advancements in Lightweight Metals

Advancements in Lightweight Metals

Feb 12, 2018 Worldwide
A premium article highlighting the key themes in the aluminium, magnesium, MMCs, and metal foam industries
New malleable electronic skin: self-healable, recyclable

New malleable electronic skin: self-healable, recyclable

Feb 12, 2018 United States
Researchers have developed a new type of malleable, self-healing and fully recyclable "electronic skin" that has applications ranging from robotics and prosthetic development to better biomedical devices.
New graphene textile collections

New graphene textile collections

Feb 9, 2018 United Kingdom
The launch of two new textile collections containing Graphene Plus.
Advanced aluminium alloys are set to take off

Advanced aluminium alloys are set to take off

Feb 8, 2018 Worldwide
Lightweight metals are forecast to enter a growth phase as both material maturity and market drivers become aligned. IDTechEx has released a new technical report on this topic, Lightweight Metals 2018-2028: Forecasts, Developments, Players, which provides extensive coverage of this field based on analyst-led primary research.
MXene material could improve sensors that sniff

MXene material could improve sensors that sniff

Feb 8, 2018 United States
Sensors that sniff out chemicals in the air to warn us about everything from fires to carbon monoxide to drunk drivers to explosive devices hidden in luggage have improved so much that they can even detect diseases on a person's breath.
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Electric Vehicles at CES 2018

Electric Vehicles at CES 2018

Feb 7, 2018 Worldwide, North America (USA + Canada)
IDTechEx analysts attended CES 2018. Key themes from automotive companies and suppliers were not only the vehicles themselves, but the increasing intersection between autonomy, connectivity and electrification through partnerships and ambitious technology development roadmaps.
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3D Medical Conference

3D Medical Conference

Feb 7, 2018
The 5th 3D Medical Conference was held in Maastricht, The Netherlands, in the Maastricht Exhibition & Congress Centre.
Effective way to make solar panels cheaper

Effective way to make solar panels cheaper

Feb 7, 2018 Russia
Scientists from the have developed a process for making a next-generation solids consisting of quantum dots or semiconductor crystals with a diameter of mere nanometers. It will help to develop affordable solar panels that absorb sunlight in a broad spectral range.
IDTechEx TVNovel Polysulfide Polymers for Flexible Electronics

Novel Polysulfide Polymers for Flexible Electronics

Feb 7, 2018
Ares Materials is developing novel transparent polymer materials for the next generation of truly flexible mobile, wearable and embedded electronics.
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Thinfilm and British American Tobacco Global Travel

Thinfilm and British American Tobacco Global Travel

Feb 7, 2018 Norway
Thin Film Electronics ASA announced British American Tobacco Global Travel Retail as a new customer.
E-paper bus stop displays head to the Holy Land

E-paper bus stop displays head to the Holy Land

Feb 6, 2018 Israel
Projective, specialist technology provider for public transport operators, has deployed Papercast solar powered e-paper bus stop displays for the Jerusalem Transportation Master Plan Team passenger information system upgrade in Israel.