An upgrade programme at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) is set to lead to an increased understanding of materials and living matter.
Researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison have joined forces with the US Department of Agriculture Forest Products Laboratory to develop a semiconductor chip made almost entirely of wood.
A newly developed diagnostic chip could help in the treatment of antibiotic resistant infections by reducing the testing time for superbugs from days to around one hour.
Acoustic vortices spin microparticles for ’sonic screwdriver’ that could purify water and sort cells.
A timelapse video featuring the command centre of the aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales has been released by the Aircraft Carrier Alliance.
Intelligent handheld robots could help inexperienced users complete tasks more quickly and accurately than with traditional tools.
A new limb pressure casting technique is behind the creation of a “leg bank” that is providing prostheses to people who have lost limbs in low-income regions of the world.
An optical probe could allow doctors to continuously measure intracranial pressure (ICP) in trauma victims using a non-invasive method.
A microscopic fan-shaped assembly of precious metal and plastic could assist diagnosis, drug development and semiconductor manufacture
Robust railway switches and crossings that last longer and require less maintenance are under development by Huddersfield University’s Institute of Railway Research.
Researchers in the US have developed heat-triggered self-destructing electronic devices as a step toward reducing waste.
Older and retired engineers could help develop new products for the UK’s ageing population.
Storing hydrogen in salt caverns and converting it into a power source could help meet the UK’s future peak energy and load-following demands.
The US witnessed an 82 per cent surge in wind energy project financing following the release of guidance last year that clarified the qualifying criteria for the wind energy Production Tax Credit.
Alevo has hit the ground running since it emerged from stealth mode in October 2014, with a 700MWh per year production line already under its belt that is due to come online in July this year.
The decline in Brent crude oil prices is unlikely to have a detrimental impact on the bankability of renewable energy projects, claim industry sources.
Lockheed Martin’s Revolutionary Technology team admits its new fusion reactor is at a very early stage, but sets out the reasons it is optimistic
Bloodhound’s newly unveiled cockpit was custom-designed by the driver who will make the 1000mph record attempt.