4 Apr 2019
New polymer mixture creates ultra-sensitive heat sensor
Scientists have developed an ultra-sensitive heat sensor that is flexible, transparent and printable. The results have potential for a wide range of applications - from wound healing and electronic skin to smart buildings.
10 Dec 2015
Storing electricity in paper
Researchers have developed power paper - a new material with an outstanding ability to store energy.
7 May 2012
UK research brings quantum computing closer to reality
The UK-USF team showed that a flat sheet of pure carbon only one atom thick, called graphene, can be suitably engineered and used for this purpose when combined with atoms of the metallic element cobalt.
2 May 2012
Composite collaboration leads to faster plastic electronics
Prof. Aram Amassian's group collaborates with Imperial College scientists to develop faster organic thin-film transistors.
19 Aug 2009
Organic electronics a two-way street with new plastic semiconductor
About 30 years ago, it was discovered that some plastics, or polymers, could conduct electricity. Since then researchers have been working to make them more efficient.