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Printing tiny, high-precision objects in a matter of seconds

Researchers at EPFL have developed a new, high-precision method for 3-D-printing small, soft objects. The process, which takes less than 30 seconds from start to finish, has potential applications ...

Thu 13 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Researchers develop device that mimics brain cells used for human vision

University of Central Florida researchers are helping to close the gap separating human and machine minds.

Fri 14 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Ionotronic technology that doesn't require liquid electrolytes

A team of researchers from the University of Massachusetts and Harvard University has developed a type of ionotronic technology that does not require liquid electrolytes. In their paper published ...

Fri 14 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Researchers shrink laser-induced graphene for flexible electronics

You don't need a big laser to make laser-induced graphene (LIG). Scientists at Rice University, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT Knoxville) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) ...

Wed 12 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Movement of a liquid droplet generates over 5 volts of electricity

Energy harvesting, a technology to transform small quantities of naturally occurring energy (e.g. light, heat and vibration) into electricity, is gaining attention as a method to power internet ...

Thu 13 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Moving precision communication, metrology, quantum applications from lab to chip

The field of photonic integrationthe area of photonics in which waveguides and devices are fabricated as an integrated system onto a flat waferis relatively young compared to electronics. ...

Wed 12 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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'Rosetta stone' for urban scaling makes sense of how cities change across time and space

Cities change as they grownot only by adding area or population but also in a variety of other ways, from the length and width of their roads to economic growth to the distribution of elementary ...

Wed 12 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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New etching technique could advance the way semiconductor devices are made

Microelectronics like semiconductor devices are at the heart of the technologies we use each day. As we move into an era where we are stretching the limits of Moore's Law, it is essential to ...

Wed 12 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Skyrmions like it hot: Spin structures are controllable even at high temperatures

Researchers who had previously demonstrated the use of new spin structures for future magnetic storage devices has yet achieved another milestone. The international team is working on structures ...

Thu 13 Feb 20 from ScienceDaily

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Researchers develop new method for analyzing metal

Warfighters on the battlefield often rely on machines, vehicles and other technologies with rotating parts to complete their mission. Army researchers have devised a new method of testing for ...

Wed 12 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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