25/10/2015

Industry 4.0

The Newest Technology from Worldwide

Biosensors empowering robots to detect different odors

A new technological development by Tel Aviv University has made it possible for a robot to smell using a biological ...
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Firefighters upgraded by intelligent fire suits

Firefighting may look vastly different in the future thanks to intelligent fire suits and masks developed by multiple research institutions ...
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New reactor concept for methanation

Synthetic energy carriers are carbon-neutral and make renewable energy transportable and storable in the long term. Synthetically produced methane is ...
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A solar-driven technology that could help to address plastic pollution and greenhouse gases

Researchers have developed a system that can transform plastic waste and greenhouse gases into sustainable fuels and other valuable products ...
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Jetlets as new clues about the origins of the solar wind

Scientists with NASA’s Parker Solar Probe mission have uncovered significant new clues about the origins of the solar wind – ...
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A new miniaturized analyzer that may revolutionize astrobiology as the hunt for extraterrestrial life

As space missions delve deeper into the outer solar system, the need for more compact, resource-conserving and accurate analytical tools ...
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A new discovery brings silicon quantum computing closer

Australian engineers have discovered a new way of precisely controlling single electrons nestled in quantum dots that run logic gates ...
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Haptic VR training has the potential to revolutionize the way that tasks and procedures are trained and practiced

Haptic VR training refers to the use of virtual reality (VR) technology in combination with haptic feedback to simulate the ...
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Flexible solar cells with record efficiency of 22.2%

One year after announcing an efficiency record, Empa scientists have achieved a new mark of 22.2% for flexible CIGS solar ...
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programmable material

Metamaterials as new programmable materials

Programmable materials are true shapeshifters. They can change their characteristics in a controlled and reversible way with the push of ...
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HoloLayouts for factories of the future

The factories of the future have significant demands to meet – including the ability to adapt to production processes quickly ...
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Metaverse empowered by haptic technology

Enhancing the virtual experience with the touch sensation has become a hot topic, but today’s haptic devices remain typically bulky ...
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Telehaptics increasing immersion tactile communication

Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) has developed a telehaptic device that remotely transmits tactile sensations in real time by attaching ...
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New smart bandage’s biosensing

Some wounds just won’t heal. Infections, diseases like diabetes, and suppressed immune systems often stack up to slow healing. Chronic ...
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LEONARDO – Europe’s latest supercomputer

The European Commission together with the European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU), the Italian Ministry of Universities and Research ...
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