Traditional lighting design with state-of-the-art technology

Osram offers long and thin shaped LEDs to mimic the appearance of classic light bulbs.

The future of aluminum

A positive future requires fresh thinking. The decision makers of today, tomorrow and what follows should be aware of the mega-trends of the future, and which opportunities and risks are involved in these trends. The 2015 European Aluminium Congress (EAC) provides the opportunity to listen to experts and discuss the newest trends. The congress will […]

Compostable electronics for printing

A KIT Young investigator group develops sustainable printing materials and inks for biodegradable electronic components.

Alcoa to separate into two companies

The world’s third largest producer of aluminum Alcoa will split into two independent companies.

Don’t touch: Operating displays with moisture

A new sensor technology could enable touchless displays that respond to moisture emitted by the human body.

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Partnership offers integrated energy storage module

Aquion Energy and Eguana Technologies collaborate to provide customers with an integrated energy storage module.

Steel/aluminum welding: lighter with lasers

The project is currently developing a laser welding process for joining three-dimensional structures made of steel and aluminum in a hybrid design.

From Munich to Mercury

High-tech solar panels from GKN Aerospace are helping a European Space Agency satellite’s mission to map the planet Mercury.

3-D printed rocket engine

Successful NASA rocket fuel pump tests pave the way for 3-D printed demonstrator engine.

Electronics in textiles

Using the novel E-Thread technology, a yarn is able to feature electronic functions.