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Researchers develop ultra-thin transistors for wearable display

A research team at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) has developed ultra-thin and transparent oxide thin-film transistors (TFT) that can be used to make high performance wearable and transparent displays.

Jul 31, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

Scientists use micro-organisms to produce 'green' plastic

In recent years, biorefineries which transform non-edible biomass into fuel, heat, power, chemicals and materials have received a great deal of attention as a sustainable alternative to decreasing the reliance on fossil fuels.

Mar 08, 2016, 15:41 PM IST

Lock n' LoL: App to detox you from smartphone addiction

Tired of WhatsApp messages and e-mail pings during a key client meet? Well, here comes an app that will lock the smartphone altogether and keep you from using it while engaged in activities such as meetings, conferences and discussions.

Dec 17, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

Using LED light to treat Alzheimer's disease

Light-induced treatments using organic photosensitisers have advantages to managing the treatment in time and area. 

Nov 16, 2015, 13:17 PM IST

World`s first electric bus that can charge itself while driving

A couple of Online Electric Vehicle (OLEV) buses, that can recharge while driving over specially equipped asphalt, have hit South Korea roads.

Aug 08, 2013, 21:26 PM IST