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The character of a medical revolution

Added: 4 Mar 2020

Nanotechnology offers great promise for the improvement of the treatment of a number of diseases. H…

Correct weight handling with carbon-tipped tweezers

Measurement science goes back to nature for landmark change

Added: 14 Nov 2018

As expected, more than 60 leading scientists attending the General Conference on Weights and Measur…

Sound wave materials

‘Invisibility cloak’ material bends and shapes sound

Added: 27 Feb 2017

Scientists at the universities of Bristol and Sussex have created a metamaterial that bends, shapes…


Manchester University develops multi-purpose biocompatible 2D inks

Added: 30 Jan 2017

A team of researchers at the University of Manchester has developed a low-cost method of producing …

Graphene impression

Researchers create ‘scalable’ 2D nanomaterials

Added: 22 Nov 2016

A team of scientists from UCL, the University of Bristol, Cambridge Graphene Centre and École Polyt…

A glimpse into the miniature world

Louisa Hearn | Added: 1 Jun 2016

New measurement techniques are delivering new insights into the character and size of ever-smaller …

3D-printed prototype parts

3D printing masters receives funding top-up

Added: 1 Jun 2016

Anglia Ruskin University has received £46,000 from the Higher Education Funding Council for England…


Graphene stretches rubber strength

Added: 23 May 2016

A team of nanomaterials specialists at the University of Manchester has developed a graphene compos…

Julabo CORIO CD 601-F

A new generation of laboratory circulators

Julabo GmbH | Added: 13 May 2016

Julabo introduce the CORIO CD-601F Refridgerated/heating circulators for routine work and standard …

High res carbon nanotube

Carbon nanotubes could extend nuclear reactor life

Added: 3 Mar 2016

Research conducted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) suggests small amounts of car…


Enzyme study tackles biofuel efficiency

Added: 2 Mar 2016

A team of researchers has made a ‘significant step’ in understanding the processes naturally-occurr…


‘Smart skin’ mimics real thing

Added: 19 Feb 2016

Researchers at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia have developed …

Materials institute opens door to Teesside SMEs

Added: 2 Feb 2016

The Materials Processing Institute (MPI) has launched a new technology centre for small to medium e…


Nano Particle Size, Molecular Weight and Zeta Potential DLS Analyzer from Micromeritics

Added: 22 Jan 2016

Outstanding performance, sensitivity, compact bench-top footprint, and intuitive software make the …

MultiMode 8-HR Atomic Force Microscope

MultiMode 8-HR AFM for nanoscale research

Added: 12 Jan 2016

Bruker’s Nano Surfaces Division has launched the MultiMode 8-HR Atomic Force Microscope (AFM), feat…

Boron nitride nanotubes

Boron nanotubes test carbon strength

Added: 22 Dec 2015

Polymers that form bonds with boron nitride nanotubes are stronger that carbon nanotubes, a team of…


Fellowships granted for “challenging issues”

Added: 21 Dec 2015

The Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE) has awarded eight new research Fellowships.

Ultrasonic Flowmeter for Laboratory Testing

Added: 16 Dec 2015

Designed to handle low flows from laminar to turbulent, and largely immune from viscosity, the Atra…