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Soon, world’s most efficient flexible OLED on plastic!

Researchers at the University of Toronto have developed organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) that enable a flexible form factor and a cheaper alternative to traditional OLED manufacturing  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, August 5th, 2011

Breakthrough in photonic chips can lead to more computer data storage

A way to prevent light signals on a silicon chip from reflecting backwards and interfering with its operation, has been developed by researchers at the California Institute of Technology and the University of California, More...

By BioNews On Monday, July 25th, 2011

New 3-D photonic crystal opens new avenues for solar cells, lasers

Researchers at the University of Illinois have demonstrated the first optoelectronically active 3-D photonic crystal, a finding that could open new avenues for solar cells, lasers, metamaterials and more  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Soon, a ‘magic mirror’ to let you try outfits without getting undressed!

The things we all hate about shopping are the queues for the change-rooms, and having to juggle between hangers, clothes and bags, once inside  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, July 17th, 2011

Soon, ‘smart’ shades to help you fight blinding glare from the sun

No matter how expensive your sunglasses may be, it fails to protect you from the sun’s blinding glare  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

‘Cling-film’ method to make cheaper, efficient polymer solar panels

Scientists from the Universities of Sheffield and Cambridge have shown that very simple and inexpensive manufacturing methods in which flexible layers  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Scientists harnessing sun’s energy to produce clean fuel!

In a bid to solve the world’s looming energy crisis, researchers are now working on harnessing the energy of the sun to make clean fuel  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 2nd, 2011

Colour spectrum breakthrough helps see things faster in 3D at the nanoscale

Researchers can now see objects more precisely and faster at the nanoscale  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, June 26th, 2011

Now, a solar plant that gives power even at night!

A new power plant developed by Torresol Energy in Spain has claimed to offer a reliable 24-hour solution to solar energy  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 13th, 2011

Solar cells more efficient than plants for harvesting sun’s energy

A new study has suggested that as far as harvesting sun’s energy is concerned- solar cells beat plants  More...