A new technique for making “programmable” materials could lead to all sorts of medical and electronic devices.
Two startups aim to make carbon-fiber parts more affordable by reinventing how they are made.
Researchers say they’ve overcome an obstacle to making highly efficient solar devices by combining silicon with a new material.
Researchers demonstrate high-resolution printing of objects made of versatile ceramic materials.
Researchers have developed a new way to manufacture crucial components of radar.
Researchers have developed a new kind of wound dressing that could serve as an early-detection system for infections.
A new biocompatible device will make it easier for researchers to determine the neurological basis of pain.
Synthetic porous materials that flex to take up and release fuel could lead to cheaper natural-gas cars that don’t need cumbersome storage tanks.
Researchers have figured out how to use a 3-D printer to make plastic hair of varying thicknesses for things like toys and brushes.
New sensors made from plastic and carbon nanotubes could provide an artificial skin that would endow prosthetic hands with a sense of touch.