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Mantis shrimp inspires super-strong material

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 10:04

Flora and fauna from around the world have stimulated developments in engineering research that hold the potential for creating materials and devices with unprecedented capabilities.

DNA nanorobots sneak past immunodefense systems

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:09

Engineering research and development scientists have been delving into nanoscale possibilities for treating and preventing diseases, devising new technologies to augment the operation of the human body.

Charged ions get free pass through graphene nanomembrane

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:06

Scientists have recently been extensively probing graphene to uncover its potential and generate engineering information that may be used to create novel devices.

Laser-powered weather control possibility opened

Monday, 21 April 2014 08:04

Engineering research and development has enabled humankind to accomplish some incredible feats, such as landing on the moon, and may lead to impressive achievements such as meteorological manipulation.

Hyper-thin material pushes limits of technological production

Friday, 18 April 2014 08:41

Materials engineering research and development can open new possibilities for the creation of novel devices, fabrics and other items.

Scientists take first glimpse of exciton motion at work

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 09:43

Insights into the behavior atomic processes are vital for taking steps forward in engineering research and development, especially when discoveries are unprecedented.

SpaceX Dragon on route to space station with materials for experiments

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 10:11

Immense advances in orbital and space launch technologies have resulted from engineering research and led to new missions beyond the earth's atmosphere.

Piezoelectric polymers collect vibrations to generate energy

Friday, 11 April 2014 10:01

The development of devices that can harness sustainable sources of power, from wind energy to ambient vibrations, is among the foremost goals of current engineering research efforts.

Wearable electronics demonstrated with thermoelectric generator

Friday, 11 April 2014 10:01

Bringing technology to new levels of portability, such as wearable electronics, requires innovations in engineering research and development.

Cellular radios bring logic to bacteria

Thursday, 10 April 2014 10:46

Advances in biological and electronic engineering research have led to crossover technologies that fuse organic and inorganic functionality in living things.
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