Award for innovative release film

Infiana receives AIMCAL Award for its novel FlexPLAS release film

Electricity from waste heat

For the first time so-called thermoelectric materials reliably convert waste heat directly into electricity.

Advanced Optical Materials Top 5 – May 2016

The month’s top articles from the field of nanooptics, optoelectronics, optical devices, detectors & sensors, micro/nano resonators and more.

New transparent luminous pigments

Research scientists at the Leibniz-Institute for New Materials have developed luminous particles that can also withstand high temperatures. When activated by UV light or x-rays, they glow orange red.

A novel probe for in vivo sialome imaging

Researchers in China have developed a novel probe for in vivo sialome imaging. Based on the click reaction the fluorophore is generated in situ.

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Space modules for industrial and scientific purposes

Bigelow Aerospace and United Launch Alliance join forces to foster habitable volumes in Low Earth orbit

Subsea concept to simplify oil exploration

Statoil presented a new subsea concept to reduce cost and increase efficiency.

Re-Ni coatings for aircraft and aerospace applications

A unique combination of a columnar and multilayer structure was observed for an electrodeposit produced by dc plating in a single bath.

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Advanced Optical Materials Top 5 – April 2016

The month’s top articles from the field of nanooptics, optoelectronics, optical devices, detectors & sensors, micro/nano resonators and more.

New special steel for construction projects

Ugitech introduced special steel solutions to meet the demands of the construction industry