Category: Natural Sciences

Second skin

Wearable technology is an emerging interdisciplinary field that brings together artists, designers, scientists and humanists from various fields and perspectives. Clothing acts as a textile interface and creates new possibilities for sensing, processing, performance, displaying and the merging of body and environment.

Lighting up the way for topological insulators

Distinct from other insulator materials, topological insulator materials are able to transport electric signals without dissipation. “Three-dimensional (3D) topological insulators have important capabilities, including the ability to channel topological surface...