RIKEN announces ultra-thin electronics breakthrough

April 1st, 2022

These images are from the conformability test on a curved surface (radius: 0.5 mm). Ultra-thin films bonded using (top) water-vapor plasma assisted bonding or (bottom) standard adhesive. Conformability was much better for water-vapor plasma assisted bonding. Photos: RIKEN Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science (CEMS) and the RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research […]

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A new class of human-powered bioelectronics

January 1st, 2022

A team of bioengineers at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering has invented a novel, soft and flexible self-powered bioelectronic device. The technology converts human body motions, from bending an elbow to subtle movements, such as a pulse on one’s wrist, into electricity that could be used to power wearable and implantable diagnostic sensors. The researchers […]

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Tough vinyl film engineered for screen printing

June 1st, 2008

SX ReadyCal 1001 Promotional Film is a tough, scuff-resistant, flexible, white calendered vinyl film specifically engineered for screen printing. Designed to show off colorful and bright promotional graphics and make messaging stand out, it’s recommended for novelty and promotional decals, product identification labels, nameplates, POP, bumper stickers and floor and window graphics. Permanent adhesive bonds […]

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Manufacturing and management solution increases productivity

June 1st, 2008

Eton Systems has introduced the new Eton 5000 manufacturing and management solution, featuring the fully integrated syncro™ material handling system, select™ shop floor and management software, and extended training and support services tailored specifically to meet the needs of apparel and sewn-products companies. Delivering shorter production series and greater flexibility, the Eton 5000 System allows […]

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Fabric technology fights body odor

May 1st, 2008

VisaEnduranceShield™ odor-adsorption fabric technology fights odors, wicks moisture, dries quickly, and repels and releases stains to deliver superior comfort and enhanced performance. The patent-pending technology adsorbs and suppresses most body odor molecules in fabrics, then releases the odors during traditional home machine laundering with unscented detergents. The fabrics are more breathable, flexible and less bulky […]

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