A new way to calculate the electrical properties of individual components of composite materials could open a path toward more energy-efficient medical refrigerators, air-conditioned car seats and more
Nanotechnology: Tiny Particles May Play Big Role in Testing Cancer Drugs ~ Avi Schroeder says through nanotechnology, he and his team at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology’s chemical engineering department – have discovered a means through which doctors can customize cancer testing on patients...
Alberta Oil Sands Reclaim ~ Cleaning up oil sands tailings has just gotten a lot greener thanks to a novel technique developed by University of Alberta civil engineering professors that uses solar energy to accelerate tailings pond reclamation efforts by industry.
New device captures metastasis-associated circulating tumor cell clusters - The device is described in a Nature Methods paper that was published online May 18. Among the members of the research team is Fatih Sarioglu, now an assistant professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech.
Big Innovations Are Happening in Tiny Packages ~ Entrepreneur visited SUNY’s College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in Albany, N.Y., where we spoke with several entrepreneurs who have built businesses from the innovations they are creating in science labs. Check out the short video above to find out what these brilliant minds are up to.