August 20, 2012, No comments

Using state-of-the-art technology scientists at The University of Nottingham have discovered a new class of polymers that are resistant to bacterial attachment. These new materials could lead to a significant […]


Smart Materials get SMARTer

August 16, 2012, 1 Comment

Living organisms have developed sophisticated ways to maintain stability in a changing environment, withstanding fluctuations in temperature, pH, pres ...


Discovery of Material with Amazing Properties

August 16, 2012, No comments

Normally a material can be either magnetically or electrically polarized, but not both. Now researchers at the Niels Bohr Institute at the University ...


Graphene’s Behaviour Depends on where it Sits

August 16, 2012, 1 Comment

New findings show that the material beneath the thin carbon sheets determines how they react chemically and electrically. When you look at a gift-wrap ...