Review article on open source ventilators for COVID-19

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A new review article considers open source ventilators.

Switching off smart adhesive while underwater

Materials World magazine
A smart glue can be electrically deactivated in seconds while submerged in water. Shardell Joseph finds out how.

Researchers stumbled upon new matter when studying nanomaterials

Materials World magazine
A new state of matter was found when studying 2D materials. Idha Valeur finds out what it could mean for science.

Taking MRI principles from medicine to batteries for energy storage

Materials World magazine
A new technique based on MRI can observe next-generation batteries in real-time for more advanced and efficient grid-scale energy storage in the future. Shardell Joseph finds out more.

Integrating heat and stress sensors inside solar cells

Materials World magazine
Sensors that measure stress and temperature can be integrated into crystalline solar cell wafers, eradicating the need for additional devices for measurement. Shardell Joseph reports.