When activated by mechanical stress, a piezoelectric material efficiently stimulates the differentiation of stem cells into new neurons.
A novel recycling process recovers valuable rare earth elements from scrap, minimizing the need for harmful mining operations.
Self-sensing materials will find a range of applications from tissue engineering to building lightweight aircraft.
A new surface treatment enhances the adhesion of double-sided tape to make stickier tapes for soft electronics.
By designing complex microscale stamps, precision 3D printing methods offer control over fluid transfer in traditional 2D printing applications
Scientists create a lightweight wood with incorporated magnetic nanoparticles for electromagnetic interference shielding.
Jan Coenen is one of the leading scientists when it comes to materials in fusion reactors. We caught up with him to pick his brain about the viability of fusion reactors and his research in the area.
Assembling nanoparticles into macroscale structures could provide new, durable materials for a range of fields and applications.
Novel graphene‐reinforced elastomeric isolators are a viable, low‐cost alternative to reinforce buildings against earthquake damage.
Researchers build multi-layer, flexible circuits in which the connections between circuit layers are made by ultrasonic welding.