Nanofiber

01.27.15
Super-thin Kevlar layers promise safer, slimmer batteries
01.27.15

Super-thin Kevlar layers promise safer, slimmer batteries

Scientists have spent a lot of time trying to lengthen battery life, but safety and thickness matt...

By J. Fingas,   01.27.15
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01.30.14
Japanese 'smart clothing' uses nanofibers to monitor your heart-rate (video)
01.30.14

Japanese 'smart clothing' uses nanofibers to monitor your heart-rate (video)

Japanese mobile carrier NTT Docomo and materials developer Toray have been working on joint projec...

By M. Smith,   01.30.14
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03.30.11
Fruity nanofibers could make for super-strong plastics, banana-flavored body panels
03.30.11

Fruity nanofibers could make for super-strong plastics, banana-flavored body panels

Carbon fiber is still the material of choice for high-end components that need lots of strength wit...

By T. Stevens,   03.30.11
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02.12.10
Nanofiber lighting promises to be better, safer than incandescent or CFL bulbs
02.12.10

Nanofiber lighting promises to be better, safer than incandescent or CFL bulbs

Well, it looks like you can add another contender to the great light bulb debate -- a group of rese...

By D. Melanson,   02.12.10
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05.11.09
Flexible, stretchable, rubbery OLED prototype shown off in Tokyo
05.11.09

Flexible, stretchable, rubbery OLED prototype shown off in Tokyo

Electrical engineering researchers at the University of Tokyo have developed a flexible, stretchabl...

By L. Dziuban,   05.11.09
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05.07.09
Fukitorimushi cleaning bot is just like a pet -- only cleaner, quieter, better behaved, and more pillow-shaped
05.07.09

Fukitorimushi cleaning bot is just like a pet -- only cleaner, quieter, better behaved, and more pillow-shaped

Panasonic recently unveiled a new kind of cleaning robot at the Tokyo Fiber Senseware Expo in Mila...

By L. Dziuban,   05.07.09
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