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- Feb 11, 2019

lab-grown heart cells: Engineering researchers design new platform

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Heart muscle cells need exercise -- even when they grow outside the human body. A new device designed by University of [...]

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All, Consumer Electronics, Medical Devices, Technology, Electronics, MEMS

- Feb 08, 2019

Converting Wi-Fi signals to electricity with new 2D materials

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Imagine a world where smartphones, laptops, wearables, and other electronics are powered without batteries. Researchers from [...]

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All, Consumer Electronics, Energy, Technology, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Battery, Electronics

- Feb 07, 2019

Proton transport 'highway' may pave way to better high-power batteries

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Researchers have found that a chemical mechanism first described more than two centuries ago holds the potential to [...]

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All, Consumer Electronics, Medical Devices, Nanotechnology

- Feb 06, 2019

Graphene can hear your brain whisper

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

A newly developed graphene-based implant can record electrical activity in the brain at extremely low frequencies and over [...]

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All, Consumer Electronics, Technology, Electronics

- Feb 05, 2019

Unlocking graphene's superconducting powers

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

A Columbia-led team has discovered a new method to manipulate the electrical conductivity of this game-changing material, the [...]

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All, Consumer Electronics, Energy, Technology, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Battery, Electronics

- Feb 04, 2019

Magnesium batteries: Dawn of the post-lithium era

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

A better performance, lower costs, and enhanced safety compared to lithium-ion batteries: These are the hopes of scientists [...]

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All, Automobile, Autonomous Vehicles, Sensors

- Feb 01, 2019

The ‘Driverless Experience’ Looks Awfully Distracting

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Associated Environmental Systems can help solve your new technology testing needs.  More than 30,000 square feet of floor [...]

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- Jan 31, 2019

Flexible wearable electronics use body heat for energy

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

In a proof-of-concept study, engineers have designed a flexible thermoelectric energy harvester that has the potential to [...]

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All, Consumer Electronics, Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Vehicles, Electronics

- Jan 30, 2019

Core supercomputer inspired by the human brain breaks all the rules

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

For all their fleshly failings, human brains are the model that computer engineers have always sought to emulate: huge [...]

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Human Interest

- Jan 29, 2019

Salt Spray Chambers - A Tool for Corrosion Management

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Water & Wastes Digest’s recent post highlights the need for improving corrosion management systems for both for water [...]

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Feb 22,2019
WPI is a Collaborator in a New National Center on Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is part of ReCell , the first U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) center focused on[...]

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Environmental Test Chambers for Potential Solar Cells

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Feb 18,2019
'Refillable' technology could energize an electric car for up to 3,000 miles

Associated Environmental Systems works with battery engineers to develop efficient test methods for battery research and[...]