#electronics

Nanomotors could allow for self-healing electronic systems

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A team from the American Chemical Society have developed self-propelled gold and platinum nanomotors which can locate and repair miniscule scratches, thus allowing electronic systems to repair themselves. The nanomotors...

Built-in grocery store unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show

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South Korean technology giant Samsung unveiled an array of new technologies at the 2016 CES in Las Vegas, the most popular of which was a fridge with a built-in grocery...

US breakthrough in 3D printing

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18-year-old Surrey student publishes research into plastic electronics

4 years ago — 0 min read

Thomas Burridge, a sixth-form student in Surrey, has co-authored a paper investigating gated transistors. It is thought these components could be important for the future of flexible electronics. The research...

Researchers turn clothes into electronic displays

4 years ago — 0 min read

Researchers have demonstrated the world’s first stretchable and comfortable LED display laminated into textiles. This advance could lead to wearable technology being less obtrusive and more comfortable, which would encourage...

New method to stop electronic devices spreading hospital infections

4 years ago — 0 min read

Tablets and mobile phones are commonly used throughout hospitals, although can transport germs which help spread infections. Researchers have now developed an antimicrobial coating to kill germs before they can...