Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Ageing research to accelerate with experimental validation in AI-powered drug discovery

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019, London, UK: The Biogerontology Research Foundation salutes its Founder and Chief Scientific Advisor Alex Zhavoronkov on leading a team of researchers…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Interspeech 2019 conference: Alexa and Siri in Graz

Interspeech 2019 is the annual conference of the International Speech Communication Association and the world's largest event on the science and technology of spoken language.…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Albeit it exists: Unexpected new material has been quenched to ambient pressure

Scientists from the National University of Science and Technology MISIS together with colleagues from Germany and Sweden achieved a result that seemed impossible. The researchers…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Innovative models for the design of more robust and lighter 3D printed composite materials

Light and resistant materials, useful for aeronautics and other industrial domains. Today a new class of composite stratified materials exists in principle. They are made…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Europe’s future is renewable

Europe has enough solar and wind resources to meet its electricity demand entirely from renewable sources. A new study by researchers at the Institute for…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Comparing primate vocalizations

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The utterances of Old World monkeys, some of our primate cousins, may be more sophisticated than previously realized -- but even so,…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Researchers will shine light into the black box of artificial intelligence in medicine

BROOKLYN, New York, Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - As artificial intelligence and data science enable computer tools to make predictions previously made by skilled humans,…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Remora-inspired suction disk mimics fish’s adhesion ability, offers evolutionary insight

Remora fishes are famed hitchhikers of the marine world, possessing high-powered suction disks on the back of their head for attaching themselves in torpedo-like fashion…

Updated : Aug 29, 2019 in Uncategorized

Researchers develop low-power, low-cost network for 5G connectivity

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have developed a cheaper and more efficient method for Internet-of-Things devices to receive high-speed wireless connectivity. With 75 billion…

Updated : Aug 29, 2019 in Uncategorized

Pancreas on a chip

By combining two powerful technologies, scientists are taking diabetes research to a whole new level. In a study led by Harvard University's Kevin Kit Parker…

Updated : Aug 29, 2019 in Uncategorized

ACM RecSys conference showcases the latest in recommender systems

The latest research and advancements in recommender systems?those useful but somewhat mysterious software systems that suggest what books, songs, and products consumers might like?will be…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

How your brain remembers motor sequences

Abstract Ever wondered what was going on in the brain of John Coltrane when he played the famous solo on his album Giant Steps? Researchers…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

W. L. Gore & Associates joins Greentown Labs as Terawatt Partner

Somerville, Mass., August 28, 2019 -- Greentown Labs , the largest cleantech startup incubator in North America, and W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) today…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

New optical array, multisite stimulator advances optogenetics

BELLINGHAM, Washington, USA and CARDIFF, UK - In an article published in the peer-reviewed, open-access SPIE publication Neurophotonics , "A multi-site microLED optrode array for…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

New technology could make fracking cheaper, easier on environment

LAWRENCE -- Hydraulic fracturing, popularly known as "fracking," has brought about a new era of energy abundance in the United States, slowing American dependence on…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

MIPT physicists create device for imitating biological memory

Researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology have created a device that acts like a synapse in the living brain, storing information and…

Updated : Aug 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

Measuring up: ONR tech makes sure aviators and aircraft are a perfect fit

ARLINGTON, Va.--The aspiring U.S. Navy pilot ran through a series of motions--sitting, kneeling, stretching out his arm--to gauge the type of aircraft cockpit his body…

Updated : Aug 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

San Antonio researchers seek to prevent aerospace failures and oil spills disasters

(San Antonio, Aug. 26, 2019) -- In 2014, Kazakhstan's newest and largest oil field was slated to become a major contributor to the global supply.…

Updated : Aug 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

NUS researchers discover unusual ‘quasiparticle’ in common 2D material

The discovery of a new quasiparticle is analogous to the discovery of a new molecule, except molecules contain different elements, while quasiparticles are made from…

Updated : Aug 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

Building smarter machines

Robots are everywhere. In fact, every time you brake your car, a robot is interpreting that pressure signal from your foot while simultaneously assessing the…

Updated : Aug 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

Using Wi-Fi like sonar to measure speed and distance of indoor movement

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a technique for measuring speed and distance in indoor environments, which could be used to improve navigation…

Updated : Aug 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

NIH announces six inaugural genomic innovator awards

The Genomic Innovator Awards will provide funding to six institutions as detailed below, to support early career researchers studying genome biology, genomic medicine, technology development…

Updated : Aug 26, 2019 in Uncategorized

The flavor of chocolate is developed during the processing of the cocoa beans

Just as we have seen an increase in the number of microbreweries making specialty beers, the market for chocolate has also developed, so there are…

Updated : Aug 26, 2019 in Uncategorized

Dangerous wild grass will be used in batteries

Hogweed, which has grown over vast territories of Russia, can be useful as a material for batteries. Scientists from NUST MISIS have investigated the possibilities…

Updated : Aug 26, 2019 in Uncategorized

Coating developed by Stanford researchers brings lithium metal battery closer to reality

Hope has been restored for the rechargeable lithium metal battery - a potential battery powerhouse relegated for decades to the laboratory by its short life…

Updated : Aug 26, 2019 in Uncategorized

Researchers’ review paper reveal insights into high quality fabrication of nanocomposites

Metal Matrix Nanocomposites (MMNCs) are increasingly used in industries such as automotive, aerospace and military due to their excellent combination of high strength, thermal stability,…

Updated : Aug 26, 2019 in Uncategorized

Mosquito incognito: Could graphene-lined clothing help prevent mosquito bites?

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] -- The nanomaterial graphene has received significant attention for its potential uses in everything from solar cells to tennis rackets. But…

Updated : Aug 26, 2019 in Uncategorized

$1.75 million X-ray tool is first of its kind in the US

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. -- Binghamton University, State University of New York will acquire a sophisticated new X-ray tool useful in materials research and R&D for electronics.…

Updated : Aug 23, 2019 in Uncategorized

Researchers use machine learning to teach robots how to trek through unknown terrains

A team of Australian researchers has designed a reliable strategy for testing physical abilities of humanoid robots - robots that resemble the human body shape…

Updated : Aug 23, 2019 in Uncategorized

The technology behind Bitcoin may improve the medications of the future

BLOCKCHAIN. Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have developed a prototype of an app that may potentially prescribe the optimal dose of medicine for the…

Updated : Aug 23, 2019 in Uncategorized

Research to use human-vehicle collaboration to improve trust in autonomous vehicles

Orono, Maine -- A $500,000 National Science Foundation research grant to the University of Maine to study self-driving vehicles aims to make the transportation of…

Updated : Aug 21, 2019 in Uncategorized

127-year-old physics problem solved

"Seeing the pictures appear on the computer screen was the best day at work I've ever had," says Simen Ådnøy Ellingsen, an associate professor at…

Updated : Aug 21, 2019 in Uncategorized

Scientists find a way to quickly determine the purity of water

Scientists from NUST MISIS together with colleagues from Lomonosov Moscow State University have developed a method for quick and effective analysis of the composition of…