Freight and energy transport by magnetic levitation train
New concept combines magnetic levitation and energy transmission via superconductor tapes in the rail structure and offers a double benefit for freight logistics.
Allergy quick test for emergency medicine
Novel hybrid nanoparticles enable ex vivo allergy detection based on histamine-induced fluorescence recognition.
Metal 3D printing in continuous manufacturing
New plant design enables the continuous additive manufacturing of metal components using flexible process chamber expansion between the production chamber and the surrounding area.
Radiopaque coating for stents
X-ray absorbing alloy coating for nickel-titanium-stents increases visibility in medical imaging.
Test cell for solid-state batteries
A compact cell casing for material tests of solid-state batteries allows non-destructive electrochemical characterization under exclusion of air and at a defined pressure.
High-frequency sensor for non-contact torque measurements
Combination of a ferromagnetic sensor film and a high-frequency strip-line enables torque measurements.
Better gas sensor technology with MOFs
The use of metal-organic frameworks in gas analysis in combustion furnaces reduces the cross-sensitivity of metal oxide gas sensors to humidity.
Do-it-yourself cell culture carrier made of hydrogel
New photolithographic procedure for photodegradable hydrogels producing individual microstructured cell culture carriers for suspension cultures.
Electrolyte additives for high-voltage batteries
Synergetic combination of electrolyte additives increases the potential of high-voltage cathodes and raises the energy and power density of lithium-ion batteries.