19 Feb 2020
Small, Solar Powered Desalination Units
Researchers have developed a revolutionary desalination process that has the potential to be operated in mobile, solar-powered units.
3 Feb 2020
Artificial Nerve Cells Could Cure Chronic Diseases
Researchers have replicated the electrical properties of biological neurons in semiconductor chips. Their technology could help repair the damage caused by conditions like heart failure and Alzheimer's.
13 Dec 2019
World First as Artificial Neurons Developed to Cure Chronic Diseases
Artificial neurons on silicon chips that behave just like the real thing have been invented by scientists - a first-of-its-kind achievement with enormous scope for medical devices to cure chronic diseases, such as heart failure, Alzheimer's, and other diseases of neuronal degeneration.
13 May 2019
Solar-powered hydrogen fuels a step closer
A cheaper, cleaner and more sustainable way of making hydrogen fuel from water using sunlight is a step closer thanks to new research.
17 Aug 2018
TWI leads Open Architecture Additive Manufacturing project
TWI is taking the lead in the Open Architecture Additive Manufacturing project to demonstrate the ability to manufacture large metallic components via Additive Manufacturing for the benefit of UK Aerospace.
26 Apr 2018
Drones tested for search and rescue
The scenarios being tested this week are a shoreline search for a casualty, an offshore search for multiple casualties in the sea, a mud rescue and a communications blackspot where a drone is required to relay information between rescue teams and a casualty on a cliff.
17 Apr 2018
Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring
Scientists have created a non-invasive, adhesive patch, which promises the measurement of glucose levels through the skin without a finger-prick blood test, potentially removing the need for millions of diabetics to frequently carry out the painful and unpopular tests.
26 Jan 2018
Battery research to help super-charge electric vehicle revolution
The University of Bath is part of a consortium of academic and industry partners awarded Government funding to conduct research aimed at overcoming battery challenges to accelerate the electric vehicle revolution.
22 Sep 2017
Step towards better 'beyond lithium' batteries
A step towards new "beyond lithium" rechargeable batteries with superior performance has been made by researchers.
16 May 2017
Next-gen solar cells could be improved by atomic-scale redesign
Researchers have uncovered the exact mechanism that causes new solar cells to break down in air, paving the way for a solution.