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Recreating the Chameleon: Material Mimics Color Changes Of Living Organisms
27-June-2018

Researchers at Nagoya University have developed a composite material that, by adjusting its composition and exposing it to different types of light, can mimic animals’ changes in color.

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Contact: Sebastian Eifrid Institution: Nagoya University
 
Organic Crystals Twist, Bend, and Heal
19-June-2018

Thermally twistable, photobendable, elastically deformable, and self-healable soft crystal gives a multifunctional, all-in-one material.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
PolyU to apply smart sensing technology in urban tree management
14-June-2018

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today (14 June) kicked off the Jockey Club Smart City Tree Management Project, a large-scale pilot project in Hong Kong, to apply smart sensing technology and Geographic Information Systems for monitoring tree stability.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Japan pivotal to advancing solid-state ionics [Asia Research News 2018 Moments in History]
18-June-2018

The field of solid-state ionics originated in Europe, but Takehiko Takahashi of Nagoya University in Japan was the first to coin the term ‘solid ionics’ in 1967.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
PolyU develops novel Micro-embossing Equipment for Precision Optical Microstructures
13-June-2018

PolyU has developed a novel micro-embossing equipment for manufacturing precision glass lenses with high image quality and resolution and embossing ultra-precise optical microstructures in glass in a much environmentally friendly way than conventional machines, saving electric power by 60 times and reducing manufacturing cost by two-thirds.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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