Updated : Sep 05, 2019 in Uncategorized

Elsevier works with Wageningen University to detect and prevent citation manipulation

Amsterdam, September 5, 2019 - Elsevier , a global information analytics business specializing in science and health, and Wageningen University & Research (WUR) announced today…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Pioneering new tech to recover 100% phosphorus and biocrude from manure and sludge

An engineer from Aarhus University has received EU funding for the launch of a new research project, which can have far-reaching and ground-breaking significance for…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Electronic glove offers ‘humanlike’ features for prosthetic hand users

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - People with hand amputations experience difficult daily life challenges, often leading to lifelong use of a prosthetic hands and services. An…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Automated text analysis: The next frontier of marketing innovation

Researchers from University of Pennsylvania, Northwestern University, University of Maryland, Columbia University, and Emory University published a new article in the Journal of Marketing that…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

New insulation technique paves the way for more powerful and smaller chips

Researchers at KU Leuven and imec have successfully developed a new technique to insulate microchips. The technique uses metal-organic frameworks, a new type of materials…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

New methods for optimization of vibration shock protection systems are proposed

Nowadays the words "uncertainty" and "multicriteria" characterize in a best way the relevance and complexity of modern problems of management of a variety of dynamic…

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 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Future of LEDs Gets Boost from Verification of Localization States in InGaN Quantum Wells

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 4, 2019 -- Light-emitting diodes made of indium gallium nitride provide better luminescence efficiency than many of the other materials used to…

Updated : Sep 04, 2019 in Uncategorized

Story tips from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, September 2019

Computing--Assessing veteran suicide risk In collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs, a team at Oak Ridge National Laboratory has expanded a VA-developed predictive computing…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Researching next generation screens that ‘deform’ and ‘push back’ when touched

A Lancaster University computer scientist is to lead a major new research project that promises a step-change in the touch-screens on our computing devices and…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

NASA infrared eye analyzes typhoon Lingling

The storm that became Typhoon Lingling strengthened very quickly in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean and infrared imagery from NASA revealed the powerful thunderstorms fueling that…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Spreading light over quantum computers

Scientists at Linköping University have shown how a quantum computer really works and have managed to simulate quantum computer properties in a classical computer. "Our…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Researchers develop technique to de-ice surfaces in seconds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Airplane wings, wind turbines and indoor heating systems all struggle under the weight and chill of ice. De-icing techniques are energy-intensive, however,…

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

Affordable multiferroic material

Toyohashi University of Technology has developed a novel liquid process for fabrication of an affordable multiferroic nanocomposite film in collaboration with Japan Fine Ceramics Center,…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Texas boosts US science with fastest academic supercomputer in the world

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin today launched Frontera, the fastest supercomputer at any university and the 5th…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

A breakthrough in imaginative AI with experimental validation to accelerate drug discovery

September 3rd, 2019, London, UK: Deep Knowledge Analytics salutes its parent company, Deep Knowledge Ventures, in the landmark Nature Biotechnology publication of its portfolio company,…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

NASA infrared data reveals rainmaking potential in tropical depression 7

Another Atlantic Ocean basin depression formed while Hurricane Dorian is still wreaking havoc on the Bahamas and affecting the southeastern U.S. Infrared imagery from NASA's…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

NASA’s IMERG estimates hurricane Dorian’s rain

In the early hours of Tuesday, September 3, Hurricane Dorian had been stationary over the island of Grand Bahama for 18 hours, most of the…

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

Aiming to improve nutrition with ‘orange corn,’ NutraMaize receives funding

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - A project that began as part of an ongoing humanitarian effort to improve nutrition in low-income countries has received more than…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

At the edge of chaos, powerful new electronics could be created

A phenomenon that is well known from chaos theory was observed in a material for the first time ever, by scientists from the University of…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Nanoresearcher developes a new quantum hybrid platform for combining quantum elements

Associate professor, academy research fellow, Juha Muhonen from the University of Jyväskylä has received the highly competitive European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant. The ERC…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

National praise for UTA research that reduces time and cost of repairing Texas highways

National transportation officials have selected research from The University of Texas at Arlington that drastically reduces the cost and time spent repairing slope failures on…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Danish researchers to develop artificial intelligence exposing stock-market fraud

Danish researchers develop artificial intelligence to expose stock-market fraud The Department of Engineering at Aarhus University is heading a new project to put an end…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

GPM analyzes tropical depression Kajiki’s rainfall over Vietnam and Laos

The Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core satellite provided a look at rainfall rates in Tropical Depression Kajiki after it made a quick landfall…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Making more plastics recyclable

Whether multi-layered food packaging, power cable sheathing or a toothbrush: Many plastic products cannot be recycled. This is the case, for example, when products are…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Major Hurricane Juliette’s emerging eye spotted in NASA satellite imagery

NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the Eastern Pacific Ocean and provided an image of Hurricane Juliette as its eye began to emerge. Juliette has grown…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

Developed biodegradable anti-cancer treatment micro-robot

Professor Hongsoo Choi's research team in Department of Robotics Engineering & DGIST-ETH Microrobot Research Center (DEMRC) at DGIST (President Young Kuk) succeeded in developing a…

Updated : Sep 03, 2019 in Uncategorized

NASA finds tropical storm 14W strengthening

Tropical Storm 14W formed as a depression a couple of days ago in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean and strengthened into a tropical storm on Sept.…

Updated : Sep 02, 2019 in Uncategorized

Novel math could bring machine learning to the next level

A team of Italian mathematicians, including one who is also a neuroscientist from the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown (CCU), in Lisbon, Portugal, has shown…

Updated : Sep 02, 2019 in Uncategorized

Mystery solved about the machines that move your genes

Fleets of microscopic machines toil away in your cells, carrying out critical biological tasks and keeping you alive. By combining theory and experiment, researchers have…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

Defrosting surfaces in seconds

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 30, 2019 -- In the future, a delayed flight due to ice will be no cause for a meltdown. A group of…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

Building a storytelling app to support literacy amongst deaf children

Amsterdam, August 30, 2019 - Advances in digital technology including tablets, smartphones, and mobile apps have revolutionized the way people interact, communicate, and learn at…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

Illinois engineer continues to make waves in water desalination

For the past several years, University of Illinois researcher Kyle Smith has proven his growing expertise in the field of water desalination, with a range…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

FEFU scientists developed brand-new rapid strength eco-concrete

The compressive strength of concrete -- is achieved 28 days after pouring -- has increased by 2.7 - 3.3 times (B60) compared with traditional concrete…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

Hurricane Dorian marching slowly across Atlantic

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami reports that an Air Force plane is finding Dorian a "little stronger" as of the 8:00am EDT advisory…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

Breakthrough enables storage and release of mechanical waves without energy loss

Their proof-of-concept experiment may have broad implications for efficient harvesting, storing, and control of energy flow for mechanical and optical applications The findings may facilitate…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

Moving faster in a crowd

Cell particles move more quickly through a crowded cellular environment when the crowding molecules are non-uniformly distributed. New research also shows that particle transport in…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

AI uncovers new details about Old Master paintings

Artificial intelligence has been used to analyse high-resolution digital x-ray images of the world famous Ghent Altarpiece, as part of an investigative project led by…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

How to simulate softness

What factors affect how human touch perceives softness, like the feel of pressing your fingertip against a marshmallow, a piece of clay or a rubber…

Updated : Aug 30, 2019 in Uncategorized

NASA satellites on-hand as Dorian becomes a category 3 hurricane

As Hurricane Dorian was upgraded to a Category 3 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale, NASA's fleet of satellites were gathering data during the…

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 29, 2019 in Uncategorized

Research Funded by DoD to Improve Infrared Detectors Used for Night Vision

Military aircraft, missile tracking systems and ground troops who rely on night-vision systems could benefit from a new generation of infrared imaging devices made with…

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

Researchers develop process flow for high-res 3D printing of mini soft robotic actuators

Soft robots are a class of robotic systems made of compliant materials and capable of safely adapting to complex environments. They have seen rapid growth…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

New MRI computing technique can spot scar muscles of heart without damaging kidneys

Traditional MRI scans use the metal gadolinium, which resonates areas of the heart muscles that are not functioning efficiently, however gadolinium affect the Kidney function…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

3D printing nanoparticle neural probes

Carnegie Mellon University's Rahul Panat, an associate professor of mechanical engineering, and Eric Yttri, an assistant professor of biological sciences, have received a $1.95 million…

Updated : Aug 28, 2019 in Uncategorized

NASA finds heavy rain potential in tropical storm Dorian

NASA's Aqua satellite provided forecasters at the National Hurricane Center with visible imagery and infrared data on Tropical Storm Dorian as it continued its western…

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…