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Generating electrical power from waste heat
11:10am, 9th July, 2018

Generating electrical power from waste heat

(DOE/Sandia National Laboratories) Researchers from Sandia National Laboratories have developed a tiny silicon-based device that can harness what was previously called waste heat and turn it into DC power. Their advance was recently published in Phys...
A structured solution
11:00am, 6th July, 2018

A structured solution

(University of Pittsburgh) The University of Pittsburgh's Swanson School of Engineering will be the lead investigator on a $1 million Department of Energy (DOE) award to advance design and manufacture of nuclear plant components via additive man...
Chinese scientists achieve success in nitrogen metallization
9:44am, 6th July, 2018

Chinese scientists achieve success in nitrogen metallization

(Chinese Academy of Sciences Headquarters) A Chinese research team announced it has successfully metallized nitrogen at extreme conditions. The team, working at the Institute of Solid State Physics at the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science (CASHIPS...
Machine learning to assist in building muscle
2:44pm, 5th July, 2018

Machine learning to assist in building muscle

(InSilico Medicine, Inc.) Sarcopenia (from Greek 'flesh poverty'), is one of the major age-related processes and involves the loss of skeletal muscle and its function. To address this challenge researchers from Insilico Medicine developed a...