Cutting diamonds with laser lamps

Cutting diamonds with laser lamps

Lasers cut diamonds more precisely and some say more beautiful compared to the traditional method.

From metal to insulator and back again

From metal to insulator and back again

Recently researchers discovered that some metals stop being metallic under pressure.

Wearing Graphene

Wearing Graphene

Graphene has outstanding properties. Industry and researchers join forces to develop solutions for the use in textiles.

Historic round-the-world flight

Historic round-the-world flight

First round-the-world flight in a plane powered only by energy from the sun.

Bentonite in Drilling Mud

Bentonite in Drilling Mud01

Precision grinded bentonite for the oil and gas industry possesses extraordinary material properties.

Nissan glows in the dark

Nissan torna-se a primeira fabricante a aplicar pintura que bril

Car manufacturer Nissan partners with inventor Hamish Scott to create paint that uses UV energy absorbed during daylight to glow at night.

Rare-earth metal for large-volume chemicals

Rare-earth metal improves polymer manufacturing

Scientists created a new chemical process that makes use of the widely available rare-earth metal cerium to improve the manufacture of nylon.

Breakthrough in thermoelectric materials


Researchers created a novel and much more efficient thermoelectric alloy by using liquid-flow assisted sintering.

Halal, Kosher and NSF H1 Registered

Halal, Kosher and NSF H1 Registered2

A new rolling bearing grease meets the strict requirements of the food industry and is kosher and halal certified.

World-record electric motor for aircraft

Digitale Schlankheitskur / Digital Slimming Diet

Siemens researchers have developed a new type of electric motor that, with a weight of just 50 kg, delivers a continuous output of about 260 kW.