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  • Changing shapes and materials using a 3D printer

    and materials using a 3D printer by sda Short News Changing shapes and materials using a 3D printer 3d printing magnets materials research technology Empa researchers have used a 3D printer to produce metal parts that are divided into surfaces with

    Changing shapes and materials using a 3D printer
  • Smart ropes

    that they could snap during future use. For this reason, a team of researchers at the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research (Empa) has developed a warning system for fibers. The coating is applied to ropes and consists of

    Smart ropes
  • Researchers create record-breaking flexible solar cell

    photovoltaics Never before have flexible solar cells been so efficient: A team from the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa) has created a flexible thin-film solar cell with a record-breaking efficiency of 20.8

    Researchers create record-breaking flexible solar cell
  • New propulsion systems on the test bench

    batteries for this vehicle class have to be very heavy. “Manufacturing batteries requires large quantities of raw materials and a considerable amount of energy, which must also come from renewable sources. Anyone who takes an environmental

    New propulsion systems on the test bench
  • Naratek RSS Feed

    solar cell Never before have flexible solar cells been so efficient: A team from the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa) has created a flexible thin-film solar cell with a record-breaking efficiency of 20.8

  • The power resides in its skin

    A. John Hart in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and works on methods to incorporate these novel energy storage materials directly into the carbon fibre skin of the car body. Lamborghini has projected four years for this joint project. The

    The power resides in its skin
  • Empa makes eco-cement

    impact on the environment. According to the Concrete & Asphalt Department at the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research (Empa), the flourishing construction industry in Asia and Africa will continue drive up the demand

    Empa makes eco-cement
  • Structure that creates stability

    on structure to ensure the stability of their buildings.” They did not yet have access to the possibilities of modern materials. On the one hand, the geometry of the slab is designed to minimize the use of resources; on the other, the ribbed

    Structure that creates stability
  • ETH builds ultrafast chip of the future

    faster data transmission in optical communication networks in the future.” Further Short News Changing shapes and materials using a 3D printer Eye-tracking system facilitates pilot training Remote-controlled robots for dangerous missions in

    ETH builds ultrafast chip of the future
  • MIT creates new atlas of oxygen-poor waters

    January 17, 2022 Short News Videos show growth of butterfly wings The findings could help develop new functional materials. Waterproof textiles, for example. Or construction materials for self-cleaning buildings. January 14, 2022 Feature story

    MIT creates new atlas of oxygen-poor waters
  • A Covid passport that gets under the skin

    January 17, 2022 Short News Videos show growth of butterfly wings The findings could help develop new functional materials. Waterproof textiles, for example. Or construction materials for self-cleaning buildings. January 14, 2022 Feature story

    A Covid passport that gets under the skin
  • Space travel: Moon and Jupiter in focus

    January 17, 2022 Short News Videos show growth of butterfly wings The findings could help develop new functional materials. Waterproof textiles, for example. Or construction materials for self-cleaning buildings. January 14, 2022 Feature story

    Space travel: Moon and Jupiter in focus
  • Autonomous driving: Trucks catching up

    January 17, 2022 Short News Videos show growth of butterfly wings The findings could help develop new functional materials. Waterproof textiles, for example. Or construction materials for self-cleaning buildings. January 14, 2022 Feature story

    Autonomous driving: Trucks catching up
  • Physicists are on the trail of a “sensation“

    January 17, 2022 Short News Videos show growth of butterfly wings The findings could help develop new functional materials. Waterproof textiles, for example. Or construction materials for self-cleaning buildings. January 14, 2022 Feature story

    Physicists are on the trail of a “sensation“
  • Innovative material surfaces to combat germs in hospitals

    infections are referred to as nosocomial infections. As a team of researchers from the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa) and physicians from the Cantonal Hospital of St. Gallen in Switzerland report, such

    Innovative material surfaces to combat germs in hospitals
  • Bones from a 3D printer

    customized bone implants that can be used, for example, for treatment after accidents. The project focuses on finding materials that are suitable for this goal. The scientists intend to apply advanced imaging techniques to precisely measure

    Bones from a 3D printer
  • New technology makes home hydrogen fueling stations feasible

    at practically any location – even in private households, says Andreas Züttel, Professor at the EPFL Laboratory of Materials for Renewable Energy. Combined with hydrogen production using electrolysis – i.e. the splitting of water using

    New technology makes home hydrogen fueling stations feasible
  • Revolution in the berry patch

    challenges: “You can’t just use any kind of tray”, explains Sutton. “We experimented with several designs and materials, including wood.” But nothing seemed to work well – until someone suggested that the scientists reach out to Michael

    Revolution in the berry patch
  • New material collects drinking water from the air

    drinking water. Because the two technologies operate in such different conditions, they typically require different materials and equipment. Now, a material developed at the U.S. University of Caltech could combine them into a single device that

    New material collects drinking water from the air
  • Observing atomic processes

    Institute PSI have succeeded in doing what scientists worldwide thought impossible: using X-ray lasers to look inside materials and record high-resolution videos of atomic processes. There is an increasing demand for such methods as microchip

    Observing atomic processes

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