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Miniature invisibility ‘carpet cloak’ shows promise for the optical world


April 20th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Scientists havedeveloped invisibility "carpet cloaks" using metamaterials - artificial materials engineered to have optical properties not found in nature - which can conceal a much larger area than ... Read more...

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Soon, invisibility cloak made of glass


July 22nd, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Ever dreamt of donning an invisibility cloak? The work of a Michigan Technological University scientist could soon help you own one.Elena Semouchkina, an associate professor of electrical and ... Read more...

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Artificial skin can’t dodge the human touch


October 9th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Artificial skin covering prosthetics and humanoid robots might resemble real skin to the 'T', but when touched the difference is apparent.John-John Cabibihan at the National University of Singapore ... Read more...

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‘Invisibility cloaks’ come closer to reality


July 8th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): A team of researchers at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) have come up with a device called a dc metamaterial, which makes objects invisible under certain light.The ... Read more...

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Yale scientists develop technique to create new bone


February 15th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Feb 15 (ANI): It will now be possible to initiate rapid formation of new bone at targeted locations in the body, for researchers have come up with a technique that ... Read more...

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