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  1. AMRC Develops Hybrid 3D Printing Process
    5/22/2017

    The Design and Prototyping Group at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Center (AMRC) has developed a unique hybrid 3D printing process that allows electrical, optical and structural elements to be introduced throughout an additively manufactured component during the build process.

  2. Successful Synthesis Of Nanomaterial That Improves Catalytic Converter Efficiency
    5/22/2017

    A large international collaboration, which included ANSTO, has successfully synthesised highly porous rhodium nanoparticles that could be used as a more effective catalytic converter for vehicles.

  3. Wafer-Thin Magnetic Materials Developed For Future Quantum Technologies
    5/22/2017

    Two-dimensional magnetic structures are regarded as a promising material for new types of data storage, since the magnetic properties of individual molecular building blocks can be investigated and modified.

  4. World's Thinnest Hologram Integrates With Smartphones And Wearables
    5/22/2017

    Researchers at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), working in collaboration with counterparts at Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT), have developed the world's thinnest nanometric hologram, making it possible for the first time to integrate 3D holography with smartphones and wearable devices.

  5. 20" Travel, Nanometer Resolution, High Dynamics: New Precise Motorized Linear Stage
    5/19/2017

    Precision positioning systems industry leader PI (Physik Instrumente) has released an elevated version of its ironless linear motor stage, LMS-180, which is well-suited for precision automation applications in industry and research that require highly accurate linear motion over long travel with high load capacity.

  6. Abrisa Technologies Publishes Four New Product Brochures
    5/19/2017

    Abrisa Technologies has just published 4 new product brochures highlighting their glass, coatings, and fabrication capabilities. Each of the brochures is 4 pages and details the overall company capabilities as well as specifics about each product and/or service.

  7. Brilliant Inspiration For Dental Devices
    5/19/2017

    At the IDS, SCHOTT will present lighting products for dental devices that open up new design possibilities: innovative PURAVIS® glass fiber rods and autoclavable Solidur® LEDs.

  8. LED Cabin Lighting That Can Stand The Test Of Time
    5/19/2017

    An assortment of lighting elements. Add a consistent “look and feel”. And continuous long-term performance – SCHOTT Aviation offers the perfect solutions to meet these three criteria. At this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX), April 4-6 in Hamburg, Germany, the international technology group’s product portfolio for aircraft cabin lighting is set to offer a unique experience (SCHOTT Hall 6, Booth 6B100).

  9. New Vivid Color Technology Exceeds Quantum Dot And OLED Color Gamut
    5/18/2017

    PixelDisplay is introducing Vivid Color™ technology, a new approach to improve the quality of the display experience, on smartphones, tablets, computers, TVs, VR, AR, and digital signage.

  10. NASA Readies World's First Spaceborne Sodium LIDAR System
    5/18/2017

    Scientists at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center are developing the world's first space-based sodium LIDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) instrument to study the nature and dynamics of the mesosphere, the poorly understood middle layer of the Earth's atmosphere, which lies 40-100 miles above Earth’s surface and separates the planet from the vacuum of space.