UNH scientists created inexpensive injectable hydrogel for fast wound healing.

Researchers at the University of New Hampshire led by assistant professor of chemical engineering Kyung Jae Jeong were trying to improve the efficacy of hydrogel injections and make them more useful in clinics. In result, they came up with a material that is very cheap and easy to produce and moreover heals wounds faster than … Continue reading UNH scientists created inexpensive injectable hydrogel for fast wound healing.

Engineers made a new type of transistor for nanochips.

Every electronic device requires the basic building blocks – transistors. Researchers at RMIT University led by Ph.D. candidate Ms. Shruti Nirantar created an alternative type of transistor which may lead to the new generation of super-powerful electronics. Nowadays, the progress of transistor technology is slowing down despite so-called Moore's Law which suggests that the number … Continue reading Engineers made a new type of transistor for nanochips.

Scientists found a new remedy for an unhealthy heart.

A research team led by Dr. Saida Bogus of the Kuban State Medical University is trying to develop a new pharmacological remedy for various heart rhythm disorders. Nowadays, a lot of people all around the world are suffering from cardiovascular diseases and other similar complications. Moreover, according to statistics, 17 million of them die each … Continue reading Scientists found a new remedy for an unhealthy heart.

Chemists created a new way to fight against infections.

A team of chemists from Stanford Institute of Chemistry, Engineering & Medicine for Human Health is trying to develop a new way of battling infections with antibiotics. They have already achieved great results in the laboratory and claimed to keep on improving their technique in order to make it reliable and eventually applicable in clinics. … Continue reading Chemists created a new way to fight against infections.

A new microwave antenna can make magnetometers super-sensitive.

Researchers from ITMO University and Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences are working on a microwave antenna that would lead to a creation of super-sensitive magnetic field detectors. Aside from having high sensitivity, these devices should operate at low input and at room temperature, and also be compact and cheap. The main … Continue reading A new microwave antenna can make magnetometers super-sensitive.

Scientists managed to convert plastic waste into the aerogel.

A team of researchers from the Department of Mechanical Engineering led by Associate Professor Hai Minh Duong and Professor Nhan Phan-Thien in collaboration with Dr. Xiwen Zhang from the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology created a very useful technology that can also solve some global environmental issues. The scientists got an idea of using plastic … Continue reading Scientists managed to convert plastic waste into the aerogel.

Chemists made a super-resistant and solid artificial wood.

Chinese scientists from Heifei University of Science and Technology of China invented an artificial wood that has useful properties of natural material but at the same time lacks its flaws such as vulnerabilities to fire and water. When the researchers were trying to generate this wood-like substance, they decided to mix a solution of polymer … Continue reading Chemists made a super-resistant and solid artificial wood.

Scientists used machine learning to detect mentally ill people on Twitter.

A team of American psychologists and computer scientists developed a method that can help to identify people who are on the verge of having depression or PTSD. Their technique turned out to be quite effective as the results were correct 9 times out of 10 To achieve that they collected the data from Twitter accounts … Continue reading Scientists used machine learning to detect mentally ill people on Twitter.

Scientists are developing superior biodegradable implants.

Assistant professor of industrial engineering at the Swanson School Mostafa Bedewy and his research group from NanoProduct Lab have found an advantage of using silk and carbon nanotubes (CNT) during their experiments with those materials. They were planning to invent a revolutionary biomedical devices and have already managed to get some promising results. The researchers … Continue reading Scientists are developing superior biodegradable implants.

Egineers found a way to make traffic lights and speeding tickets obsolete by using AI.

Andreas Malikopolous and his disciples from the University of Delware are designing a new automated vehicle system that would get us rid of lots of traffic troubles. At the current moment they are testing it in laboratories of their university: the UD Scaled Smart City (UDSSC) testbed and a driving simulator facility. The first major … Continue reading Egineers found a way to make traffic lights and speeding tickets obsolete by using AI.