• New Control Strategy Helps Reap Maximum Power From Wind Farms

    5 monthes ago - By R&D Magazine

    NewsUT Dallas researchers use supercomputers at the Texas Advanced Computing Center to improve wind energy production. Contributed Author: University of Texas at Austin, Texas Advanced Computing CenterTopics: Energy
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  • A lightweight sensor can help sniff out survivors in disaster zones

    A lightweight sensor can help sniff out survivors in disaster zones

    5 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    A team of researchers have created a powerful new tool for search and rescue missions in the form of an inexpensive sensor which can be used to help find people trapped in rubble.
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  • Scientists grow diamonds that can bend and stretch like rubber

    Scientists grow diamonds that can bend and stretch like rubber

    5 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Diamond is one of the hardest materials on the planet. Created under extreme pressure, the crystals are used in all manner of applications where rigidity is the top priority. You'd never think of a diamond as being pliable, but strange things happen to materials when they are observed on a much smaller scale, and scientists have now developed a method for growing diamonds so that they actually bend like rubber.
    Researchers from MIT, in partnership with others from Hong Kong, Korea, and Singapore, just released a report explaining how, when grown into incredibly fine needle-like cones...
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  • Scientists Create Innovative New 'Green' Concrete Using Graphene

    Scientists Create Innovative New 'Green' Concrete Using Graphene

    5 monthes ago - By R&D Magazine

    NewsA new greener, stronger and more durable concrete that is made using the wonder-material graphene could revolutionise the construction industry. Contributed Author: University of ExeterTopics: Nanotechnology
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