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Could renewable ‘power-by-wire’ help fix China’s air pollution problems?
15-June-2017

Bringing renewable power ‘by wire’ from western China to its power-hungry Eastern cities could have benefits for both local air quality and global climate change, new research has found.

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Contact: Alison Hadley Institution: IOP Publishing
 
HKBU award-winning invention detects and alerts sleepy drivers
12-June-2017

To reduce accidents caused by fatigue driving, HKBU Computer Science scholar Professor Cheung Yiu-ming and his team have developed a system that detects drowsy drivers and alerts them simply using a generic smartphone.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
Catalysis reveals ‘weak’ link
9-June-2017

Metal complexes found less stable in catalytic reactions than previously thought, which could warrant re-investigation of several reactions.

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Contact: ZIOC Laboratory Institution: Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences
 
UNIST Engineers Robotic Device Helping Stroke Survivors Recover
9-June-2017

A research team, led by South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has introduced a new robotic tool for assessments of muscle overactivity and movement dysfunction in stroke survivors. Their findings appeared in the the prestigious journal, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
UNIST Design Team Receives Honorable Mention Award at CHI 2017
10-June-2017

A research team, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has received an Honorable Mention Award at CHI 2017, the prestigious ACM conference on computer-human interaction.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
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