Materials and manufacturing boost for hydrogen storage
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:02 GMT
Engineers have created new ceramic materials that could be used to store hydrogen safely and efficiently.
Signal-boosting points to cheaper, better light sensors
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:34 GMT
New technology could allow light sensors to detect a greater range of signals, helping to make them cheaper and more effective.
Fast smartphone charge technology based on biological semiconductors
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:12 GMT
A Tel Aviv start-up has developed technology that charges a smartphone battery to full capacity in under a minute.
Toyota rolls out copper recycling process
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:20 GMT
Recycled copper could be used in up to two million vehicles a year following the development of a mechanical recycling process by Toyota.
Researchers create floating mist computer screens
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01 GMT
Floating projected computer screens made of mist could become a feature of future office meetings if new technology from Bristol University takes off.
Lightweight sensor measures heart rate and body movement
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:02 GMT
Engineers have developed a personal health-monitoring patch that is claimed to be half the weight of other products currently available.
Land Rover unveils concept for visual driver assistance
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:44 GMT
Land Rover has unveiled Transparent Bonnet, a concept that allows drivers to see a digital vision of the terrain ahead by making the front of the car ‘virtually’ invisible.
Engineers unveil round-the-world attempt solar aircraft
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:24 GMT
The solar-powered aircraft designed for the first round-the-world flight attempt without any fuel was unveiled by engineers in Switzerland yesterday.
Med-City cluster aims to commercialise healthcare research
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:23 GMT
The London-Oxford-Cambridge life sciences sector aims to establish itself as a world-leading cluster following the launch of a new medical research and translation initiative.