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Found 780 articles associated to the institution The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR).
 
Functional materials: Two ways to kill
29-August-2012

Graphene-based materials kill bacteria through one of two possible mechanisms. Researchers at A*STAR Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology and co-workers have now compared the antibacterial activity of graphite, graphite oxide, graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide using the model bacterium Escherichia coli.

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Tornado Medical Systems and A*Star’s Institute Of Microelectronics Partner To Commercialise Nanospectrometers For Optical Coherence Tomography Applications
28-August-2012

Toronto, Ontario; Ithaca, NY; Singapore, August 28th, 2012 - Optical coherence tomography (OCT) has attracted interest from the medical imaging community for its ability to provide live 3D images at near microscopic levels, offering an ‘optical ultrasound’ alternative for doctors.

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A*STAR’S IME Develops Smallest Antenna That Can Increase Wi-Fi Speed By 200 Times
28-August-2012

Singapore, 28 Aug 2012 ― Researchers from A*STAR’s Institute of Microelectronics (IME) have developed the first compact high performance silicon-based cavity-backed slot (CBS) antenna that operates at 135 GHz.

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Chemical physics: No place for nitrogen
17-August-2012

The finding that nitrogen can combine with oxygen in zirconia to form NO molecules may lead to safer materials for nuclear reactors

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Nanomaterials: Shedding light and water
17-August-2012

Studies reveal a new way to make superhydrophobic surfaces with better self-cleaning capabilities

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