2017-06-27 - Gary Hilson

4DS ReRAM speeds up to DRAM spec

4DS claims that its Interface Switching technology reduces the influence of random irregularities within the switching region, thereby minimising current…

2017-06-20 - RMIT University

Solar paint turns water vapour into hydrogen

The paint contains a compound called synthetic molybdenum-sulphide, which acts like silica gel, according to the researchers.

2017-06-12 - KAIST

Parasitic robot steers turtle with snacks

The robot is attached to the animal in a way similar to an actual parasite, and it interacts with the…

2017-06-06 - Arizona State University

Robot design gets tips from sea turtles

Arizona State University's turtle-bot takes a page from nature on how to navigate different types of terrain.

2017-06-01 - University of California San Diego

Printed, flexible battery powers wearable apps

The researchers used standard screen printing techniques to make the batteries, significantly bringing down the production costs of the technology.

2017-06-01 - University of California San Diego

Printed zinc batteries go rechargeable

Nanoengineers have discovered that adding small amounts of bismuth oxide to zinc batteries allows the batteries to continue to work…

2017-05-29 - University of Michigan

Green tech grows crystalline semiconductors

A team has found a way to produce semiconductors without using high temperatures and complex machinery, providing a more environment-friendly…

2017-05-18 - R. Colin Johnson

MEMS tool unifies design, simulation, test

Coventor has merged its Coventor and MEMS+ tools into a unified platform perfect for IoT makers, according to Steve Breit,…

2017-05-17 - Hayley Dunning

Atomic-scale design stabilises next-gen solar cells

The discovery of how new solar cells breakdown has paved the way for scientists to design devices with improved stability.

2017-05-16 - EDN Asia

Body motion may soon power mobile devices

As interest in TENGs grows, researchers are looking to address the real-world feasibility of the technology and understand how to…