09/09/2015

Technology

The word haptic, from the Greek: ἁπτικός (haptikos), means “pertaining to the sense of touch” and comes from the Greek verb ἅπτεσθαι haptesthai, meaning “to contact” or “to touch”.

  • The Newest RDI projects/products and ideas from Worldwide

Haptic technology will be more remarkable than any breakthrough in the past technology

Haptic technology will change the way we live and interact with technology in the future. As mobile devices to act more like an extension of our body, so that the connected smart devices will act as an extension of our environments, allowing us to control the world around us in a unimaginable way.

Photonics Manufacturing Pilot Lines for Photonic Components and Devices

Specific Challenge: Photonics is driving innovation in many different application areas. The challenge is to help European companies become more competitive by improving their business/production processes as well as products and ...
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The latest ultrasound technology features new imaging modes and dramatic speed and efficiency increase

SuperSonic Imagine (Euronext: SSI,FR0010526814), a company specializing in ultrasound medical imaging, announced that it will showcase the newest version of its Aixplorer® ultrasound system, the Aixplorer Ultimate, at the Radiological ...
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Unitary Patent could significantly enhance technology transfer in the EU

A study published today by the European Patent Office (EPO) finds that the Unitary Patent could significantly enhance technology transfer in the EU through more trade and foreign direct investment ...
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Porsche will use augmented reality technology to improve technical services

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. announced the introduction of “Tech Live Look,” an Augmented Reality technology designed to improve technical services at Porsche dealerships in the United States. “Tech Live ...
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EuroSciCon Conference on Ergonomics and Human Factors 2018

EuroSciCon is organizing meeting on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2018 is scheduled from July 26-27 at Rome, Italy. EuroSciCon is the UK based independent life science Events Company with predominantly ...
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First haptic gloves to deliver realistic touch in virtual reality

HaptX Inc., formerly AxonVR Corporation, announced today its first product, HaptX Gloves, the world’s only haptic wearable to bring realistic touch and force feedback to virtual reality. “HaptX Gloves are ...
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New developments in plus energy houses

Specific Challenge: Energy Efficiency targets set at EU level by legislation are currently being reviewed. The related SET-Plan rolls out concrete steps how research and innovation could further reach these ...
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ETH Domain initiated the Strategic Focus Area (SFA) Advanced Manufacturing

Industry and science are searching for answers to the challenges of digitization – including in production. In order to supply Switzerland with the necessary expertise for the future, the ETH ...
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ARPA-E Announces 15 New Projects to Reduce Energy Use in Buildings

ARPA-E today announced 15 projects that will develop a new class of sensor systems to enable significant energy savings via reduced demand for heating and cooling in residential and commercial ...
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Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technologies allow for large and complex facilities to be inspected while in operation

Intel and Cyberhawk, a global leader in aerial inspection and surveying, again revealed the power of commercial drone technology to drive business transformation by successfully inspecting a gas terminal in ...
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Stimulating demand for sustainable energy skills in the construction sector

Specific Challenge: Based on results of the BUILD UP Skills initiative, in particular the National Qualification Platforms and Roadmaps, as well as the qualification and training schemes developed in various ...
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Construction prototype for ultra-thin concrete roof

Researchers from ETH Zurich have built a prototype of an ultra-thin, curved concrete roof using innovative digital design and fabrication methods. The tested novel formwork system will be used in ...
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