3 Aug 2020
Flexterra develops and manufactures materials and formulations for organic and organic-metal oxide thin film transistors (TFTs) that can be used directly in existing fabrication lines (FABs) as well as for new printing manufacture. The first target market is active matrix backplanes, especially for electrophoretic displays, and simple circuits. This profile is based on an interview with Yu Xia, the VP of technology and customer support.
15 May 2020
Schacman, which is known as Shaanxi Automobile Holding Group in China is a truck and bus manufacturer located in Shanxi province of China.
7 May 2020
Graphene Biosensor Detects SARS-Co-V-2 in Under a Minute
According to many experts, early diagnosis and management are critical for slowing the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the new coronavirus that causes COVID-19. Therefore, the race is on to develop diagnostic tests for the virus that are faster, easier and more accurate than existing ones.
16 Apr 2020
Ceramic Based Flexible Electrolyte Sheets for Lithium Metal Batteries
Researchers have developed a new method to make ceramic-based flexible electrolyte sheets for lithium metal batteries.
31 Mar 2020
DTechEx met with Phonak (part of Sonova) at their booth at the Showstoppers event at CES 2020. We discussed the latest products they were launching as well as the "hearables" space in general.
26 Mar 2020
The Worldwide Test for Covid-19
A look into the molecular diagnostic landscape.
26 Feb 2020
Smart Jumpsuit Provides Information on Infants' Development
A new innovation makes it possible, for the first time, to quantitatively assess children's spontaneous movement in the natural environment.
13 Sep 2019
Innoviz offer lidar modules and lidar software.
30 Aug 2019
Artificial muscles bloom, dance and wave
Researchers have developed an ultrathin, artificial muscle for soft robotics. The advancement was demonstrated with a robotic blooming flower brooch, dancing robotic butterflies and fluttering tree leaves on a kinetic art piece.
27 Jun 2019
Vagus nerve stimulation reduces rheumatoid arthritis symptoms
The results of a pilot study suggest that electro stimulation of one of the nerves connecting the brain to the body (the vagus nerve), could provide a novel treatment approach for patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
21 May 2019
BASF and Paxis advance innovative materials for new 3D printing tech
BASF 3D Printing Solutions is to provide innovative additive manufacturing materials to Paxis LLC for their new WAV™ (Wave Applied Voxel) technology. This is currently in development and is designed to meet the needs of additive manufacturing users, advanced manufacturing as well as traditional manufacturing markets.
21 Jan 2019
Korea to produce 6.2 million hydrogen cars by 2040
South Korea aims to produce 6.2 million units of fuel cell electric vehicles and build 1,200 refilling stations across the country by 2040.
17 Jan 2019
IDTechEx met with Hamin Shin from KAIST. Hamin works within the ADVNANO (Advanced Nano - Energy and Materials) lab under Professor Il-Doo Kim. They demonstrated a poster showing the process that they had developed for coating yarns. The yarn is treated with jetted metal via an electrospinning process.
7 Jan 2019
Shape-conformable batteries based on 3D-printing technology
Flexible, wireless electronic devices are rapidly emerging and have reached the level of commercialization; nevertheless, most of battery shapes are limited to either spherical and/or rectangular structures, which results in inefficient space use.
20 Jun 2018
Lincoln Clean Energy adds to its executive leadership team
Lincoln Clean Energy announced that Vishal Kapadia has joined the company as its Senior Vice President of Finance and Corporate Development where he will spearhead all finance functions for Lincoln Clean Energy's rapidly expanding renewable energy portfolio.
26 Jul 2017
New world efficiency record with perovskite solar cells
A recent study finds key to produce a new cost-efficient way to produce inorganic-organic hybrid perovskite solar cells which sets a new world-record efficiency performance of 22.1 % in small cells and 19.7 percent in 1-square-centimeter cells.
21 Mar 2017
HP unveils Open Materials program to advance polymer powders for 3DP
Attending AMUG 2017 in Chicago, IL, this week, Technology Analyst Dr Bryony Core gained exclusive insight to HP's new Open Materials and Applications Lab and their Materials Development Kit (MDK) for the optimisation of polymer powders for use in additive manufacturing.
17 Feb 2017
EnStorage is an Israeli start-up working on hybrid redox flow batteries based on hydrogen and bromine. It has 500 kW / 4 MWh worth of projects planned up to 2020.
2 Nov 2016
Italian olive oil brands choose Thinfilm's NFC Technology
Thin Film Electronics ASA has announced that it is integrating its NFC SpeedTap tags in the packaging of Italian olive oil brands to enable product authentication, enhance consumer engagement, and fuel online sales.
14 Aug 2015
Fiber-like light-emitting diodes for wearable displays
Researchers have developed fiber-like light-emitting diodes which can be applied in wearable displays.