12 Oct 2020
Nanosafe Solutions is an Indian start-up developing antimicrobial health and hygiene products based on nano copper technology. IDTechEx analyst Nadia Tsao interviewed Nanosafe Solutions Founder and CEO Dr Anasuya Roy on 12 Oct 2020.
29 Sep 2020
IDTechEx interviewed Francesco Guido, CEO of Piezoskin. They have developed a flexible, wearable, piezoelectric sensor based on AlN. We discussed their technology and business progress.
23 Jul 2020
Oscilla Power to Demonstrate Utility-Scale Ocean Wave Energy in India
Oscilla Power announce that they are now in the planning stages of a demonstration of their 1MW 'Triton' ocean wave energy system in Southern India.
16 Jul 2020
Artificial Retina Restores Vision in Blind Rats
An international team of scientists has developed a new nanoparticle-based artificial retina prosthesis that can be injected into the eye.
26 Jun 2020
Artificial Synapse Works With Living Cells
Researchers have tested the first biohybrid version of their artificial synapse and demonstrated that it can communicate with living cells.
19 Mar 2020
Graphene, Perovskites and Silicon, an Ideal Tandem for Solar Cells
Laws of physics limit the maximum efficiency of silicon solar cells to 32%. For that reason, scientists have spent decades trying to come up with other alternatives, such as III-V and perovskites. However, the latter present several manufacturing challenges, and scaling up the production of solar panels is a key step towards success.
27 Sep 2019
IIT prints 3D embedded sensors in electrical packaging
Nano Dimension Ltd announced that one of its customers, the Center for Biomolecular Nanotechnologies of the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, is using the DragonFly additive manufacturing system to 3D print embedded sensors in electrical packaging.
11 Jun 2019
Fleet of "roboats" could collect garbage
The city of Amsterdam envisions a future where fleets of autonomous boats cruise its many canals to transport goods and people, collect trash, or self-assemble into floating stages and bridges.
6 Jun 2019
Quadruped robot tested by pulling 3 tonne airplane
Researchers presented the most recent results about the new version of the hydraulic quadruped robot which has demonstrated that it is capable of pulling an airplane of 3300kg weight for more than 10 meters. The HyQReal robot is developed to support humans in emergency scenarios.
1 Apr 2019
BeDimensional is an Italian company spun out from IIT. It was established in 2015/6.
6 Feb 2019
Robots that care
Robots that care, with increased cognitive abilities. Robots able to perceive their environment, understand it, respond and behave appropriately and navigate autonomously. Robots that can assist patients and support the work of nurses and doctors in hospitals. This is what Konica Minolta Laboratory Europe aims to do within the course of a partnership.
31 Jan 2019
Tendril-like soft robot is able to climb
Researchers obtained the first soft robot mimicking plant tendrils: it is able to curl and climb, using the same physical principles determining water transport in plants.
20 Nov 2018
Robotics Flagship aims to develop sustainable robots and AI
The Robotics Flagship aims to develop robots and artificial intelligence that are economically, socially and environmentally sustainable: this is the project proposal submitted to the European Commission, that by 2020 will have chosen the flagships that will receive one billion euros over ten years to guarantee Europe a leading position in science and technology.
4 Sep 2018
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