Latest news releases

  1. 19/03/2018

    Designing Diamonds for Medical Imaging Technologies

    Peer reviewed paper

    Japanese researchers have optimized the design of laboratory-grown, synthetic diamonds. This brings the new technology one step closer to enhancing bi…

    « American Institute of Physics (AIP) »

  2. 19/03/2018

    Professeur Gabor Laurenczy et le HYFORM-PEMC

    Première pile à combustible à base d’acide formique: un nouveau moyen de fournir de l’énergie renouvelable

    Des scientifiques de L’EPFL et du Groupe GRT ont construit la première unité intégrée capable de produire de l’électricité à partir d’acide formique,…

    Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)

  3. 19/03/2018

    Professor Gabor Laurenczy posing with the HYFORM-PEMFC device and models of ants that represent the production of formic acid (copyright: Alain Herzog/EPFL)

    GRT Group and EPFL create the world’s first formic acid-based fuel cell: a new way to deliver renewable energy

    Scientists at EPFL and GRT Group have built the world’s first integrated power supply unit that can produce electricity from formic acid, using a fuel…

    Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)

  4. 19/03/2018

    Visual recognition: seeing the world through the eyes of rodents

    Peer reviewed paper

    A SISSA study opens up new avenues for understanding the mechanisms of vision Man or woman, happy or sad. Sometimes a glance is enough to say it. Ye…


  5. 19/03/2018

    ‘Oumuamua likely came from a binary star system

    Peer reviewed paper

    New research finds that 'Oumuamua, the rocky object identified as the first confirmed interstellar asteroid, very likely came from a binary star syste…

    Royal Astronomical Society (RAS)

  6. 19/03/2018

    Deeper insight into viral infections

    Peer reviewed paper

    Würzburg researchers have developed a new analysis technique that sheds more light on viral infections. They used the new method to demonstrate that v…

    Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, JMU

Forthcoming events

  1. 18/03/2018 — 22/03/2018

    Ludmilla Parsyak, © Fraunhofer IAO

    Virtual reality conference comes to Reutlingen

    From Los Angeles to Reutlingen: in 2018, the premier international conference on virtual reality and 3D user interfaces will be held in Germany for th…

    Fraunhofer-Institut für Arbeitswirtschaft und Organisation IAO

  2. 24/03/2018

    Interstellar insights to put businesses light-years ahead

    Space technology expertise is easier to access than ever before – that’s the message from Leicester’s crew of scientists and business experts, as they…

    « Leicester, University of »

  3. 23/05/2018 — 24/05/2018

    Symposium: Securing Our Natural Environment for Future Generations

    We are heading towards a different environment from anything humans have known or experienced. Climate change, consumption, population growth and comp…

    British Ecological Society (BES)

  4. 22/05/2018

    OU inaugural to ask why less than 10% of maths professors are women?

    When Professor June Barrow-Green delivers her OU inaugural lecture on Tuesday 22 May, she will call it: “He denies the very existence of a woman mathe…

    Open University

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