24 Nov 2021
Ultrathin Solar Cells Get a Boost
Engineers have achieved a new benchmark in the design of atomically thin solar cells made of semiconducting perovskites, boosting their efficiency while retaining their ability to stand up to the environment.
26 Jul 2021
Revolutionizing the Orthopedic Sector Thanks to 3D Printing
COP Chimie has succeeded in developing a printable silicone elastomer certified for skin contact. This new soft and flexible material makes it possible to produce orthoses and external prostheses by 3D printing.
13 Jun 2018
Scientists go deep to quantify perovskite properties
Scientists have discovered electronic properties in quantum-scale devices that are likely to impact the growing field of low-cost perovskite based optoelectronics.
8 Feb 2016
Energy harvesting via smart materials
One of the biggest challenges for the development of mechanical energy harvesting via electrostrictive polymers is being able to improve their performance.