Materiales avanzados

Materiales avanzados

From 2D to 3D: How to inflate shapes via machine learning
11/01/2022 - Research by King's Lecturer in Engineering, Dr. Antonio Forte, is investigating ways of working with soft robots to allow them to morph from two to three dimensions. This paves the way for devices...
Examining how advanced materials should be safe and sustainable
06/01/2022 - In a joint recommendation, the German higher federal authorities draw a picture of how the development of safe and sustainable advanced materials can be controlled and regulated. The term "advanced...
Novel fluorescent hydrogel for soft, biomimetic color-changing skins
19/12/2021 - The Smart Polymer Materials group led by Prof. Chen Tao at the Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering (NIMTE) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has synthesized a...
Direct writing of customized structural-color graphics with colloidal photonic inks
14/12/2021 - Colloidal crystals and glasses are tunable, iridescent, nonfading and nontoxic materials that can be used to develop structural colors. In a new report now published in Science Advances, Jong Bin...
Heterogeneous fluorescent organohydrogel proposed for dynamic anti-counterfeiting
02/11/2021 - The Smart Polymer Materials group led by Prof. Chen Tao at the Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering (NIMTE) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has developed a fluorescent...
Novel carbon-based catalyst developed for efficient photo-driven CO2 cycloaddition
27/10/2021 - Prof. Chen Liang's group and Prof. Lu Zhiyi's group at the Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering (NIMTE) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) proposed a highly-active...
Additively manufacturing a better steel via synchrotron X-ray techniques
27/10/2021 - Laser additive manufacturing—a form of 3D printing that builds up parts layer-by-layer by melting and resolidifying metal powders—has ushered in a renaissance for scientists learning how to...
Scientists discover tap water produces a protective shield against microplastics
24/10/2021 - Tap water produces a natural protective shield against harmful microplastics, which can help prevent household products such as plastic kettles from releasing them. That's according to a team of...
Improving machine learning for materials design
30/09/2021 - A new approach can train a machine learning model to predict the properties of a material using only data obtained through simple measurements, saving time and money compared with those currently...
Discovery of a universal system for transporting nucleic acids into cells
21/09/2021 - Researchers from IOCB Prague have discovered a new type of substances capable of safely transporting various types of nucleic acids used for therapeutic purposes into cells, from basic building...
Measuring the bond strength of thin coatings
19/09/2021 - Coating protects structural materials from harsh environments. It is vital for things such as gas turbines, where components can reach high temperatures, or first walls in nuclear fusion reactors....
Redoxdivergent strategy for construction of (Dihydro)thiophenes with dimethyl sulfoxide
16/09/2021 - (Dihydro)thiophenes, among the most common five-membered heterocycles, are widespread in a large number of natural products, functional materials, and biologically active compounds.
Scientists create 3D-printed, microscopic gas sensors: Painters' pallets without a hint of pigment
15/09/2021 - Scientists from Trinity and AMBER, the SFI Research Centre for Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research, have discovered a way to fabricate tiny color-changing gas sensors using new materials...
'Super-flexible' electroluminescent devices developed
29/08/2021 - The future will be colored by "bend-at-will" light sources. A successful research study by a group of South Korean material scientists has proven that this future is not far away. As shown in a...
Submerged sensors to control wearable electronics
18/08/2021 - Flexible and waterproof sensors that could unlock new applications for wearable electronics have been developed by scientists in Korea. Published in the journal Science and Technology of Advanced...
A new liquid crystal ink for 3D printing
17/08/2021 - Cholesteric liquid crystals, a man-made material with properties between liquids and solid crystals, can mimic the colors of butterfly wings. Liquid crystals are used in televisions and smartphones,...
'Reduction' allows for cleaner and more efficient catalytic reactions
11/08/2021 - In an ongoing effort to accelerate catalytic reactions, oxidation of metal complexes using light has emerged as a standard method to synthesize aromatic compounds. Now, researchers at Tokyo Institute...
Simulated microgravity system created to experiment with materials
29/07/2021 - Crystallization studies conducted in space laboratories, which are costly and unaffordable for most research laboratories, showed the valuable effects of microgravity during the crystal growth...
New materials move batteries toward solid state endgame
28/07/2021 - With a focus on silicon anodes and advanced materials, a new generation of lithium-ion batteries is poised to improve electric vehicle range and affordability. ...
High magnetic fields control both rate and product of chemical reactions
20/07/2021 - Recently, using the SM1 superconducting magnet, a large scientific device with a steady-state high magnetic field, scientists carried out research on special functional materials and found that high...
Conductive biopolymers using recycled food industry byproducts
15/07/2021 - Advanced Materials recently published the findings of Technion researchers who created conductors relevant to solar energy generation, biomedical engineering, and more using by-products of the food...