Faster detection of hidden objects

Detection technology uses high precision sensors to discover changes in radiation caused by concealed goods. A new type of sensor, said to be much ... read more

Deformable screens that change shape

Shape changing screens could be used on future smartphone devices to provide a greater level of interactivity. Technologies which allow users to ch... read more

Lobster-eye imager detects soft X-rays

X-Ray imager with wide field of view provides detection capabilities for solar wind emissions. Solar winds are known for powering dangerous space w... read more

Placing ultra-small antennas on a chip

Andy Pye discovers when antennas are small enough to be integrated into an electronic chip, classical electromagnetism and quantum mechanics overlap. ... read more

Lightweight electric motors for aerospace applications

Newcastle University in the UK was chosen by Boeing to develop an ultra-lightweight electric motor for an upper atmosphere electric aircraft. These sp... read more