Bionics in aeronautics

Researchers have used the Venus Flytrap as a model for new aircraft flap design.

Unique large-scale battery system

Construction of the world’s first modular large-scale battery storage system begins in Aachen.

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

MIT spin-off is producing highly transparent, efficient solar cells in its Silicon Valley pilot production facility.

New bio-based polyol with excellent characteristics

BASF presents a new resin produced from renewable raw material without any disadvantage compared to petrochemical produced polyol.

Printing Glass

Mediated Matter Group in collaboration with MIT have introduced a novel optically transparent glass printing process.

High-performance wings in production

Next generation of Airbus’ wings intend to make aircraft faster, more efficient and quieter.

Solar-powered family car of the future

A student team from Eindhoven University of Technology presents a new solar-powered family car that generates more power than it uses.

Wire-treatment machine for compacted graphite iron

Vermicular iron castings are resistant to changing temperatures for commercial vehicles and the railway industry.

20 billion switches on a fingernail-sized chip

A development alliance produced the semiconductor industry’s first 7nm node test chips with functioning transistors.

Improving Space Telescope and Sight

NASA and ophthalmologists using the the same technology to detect imperfections.