Quantcast

Latest Cloaking Stories

Objects Hidden From Detection Using Tailored Flexible Illusion Coatings
2014-10-15 03:01:47

Developing the cloak of invisibility would be wonderful, but sometimes simply making an object appear to be something else will do the trick, according to Penn State electrical engineers.

2014-01-07 14:19:57

With the emergence of metamaterials and transformation optics in the past few years, invisibility has become a scientific possibility that has attracted sustainable research interest.

An Ultra Secure Optical Communications Network With Temporal Cloaking
2013-06-06 10:07:26

Researchers at Purdue University have demonstrated a temporal cloaking device for optical communications that bends light to create holes in time, something that could have important implications for sending secret messages over fiber optic cables or thwarting would-be eavesdroppers.

2013-05-31 23:01:45

“This may be difficult to imagine, but SEO is still alive and well one year after Google’s Penguin algorithm update and two years after the Panda update.

'Invisibility' Cloak For Buildings No Longer Just Sci-Fi
2012-02-14 14:15:49

A group of British researchers has been hard at work attempting to bring a seemingly kooky, outlandish idea into the realm of the real. Their work has focused on attempting to create a proverbial invisibility cloak that would enable engineers to ‘hide’ buildings from earthquake tremors and other destructive forces.

99676814
2012-01-26 13:40:54

University of Texas at Austin researchers have cloaked a three-dimensional object standing in free space for the first time.

2011-08-15 15:31:22

Optical cloaking devices that enable light to gracefully slip around a solid object were once strictly in the realm of science fiction.

4f1dd5ddbc07f25308a3e381b4642a4f
2011-02-02 06:00:00

Researchers in Britain and Denmark have unveiled an ‘invisibility cloak’ that uses a common crystalline material known as calcite, which works by sending its two "polarizations" of light in different directions.

70868c2a43f47c6b306d8203473818e81
2009-08-17 10:15:00

University of Utah mathematicians developed a new cloaking method, and it's unlikely to lead to invisibility cloaks like those used by Harry Potter or Romulan spaceships in "Star Trek."


Word of the Day
donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
Related