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2013-09-30 00:20:07

A*STAR's new Nanoimprint Foundry will bridge the gap between laboratory-based nanotechnologies and real-world products. This is the first time that Singapore nanotechnology suppliers and manufacturers have been brought together to speed up productisation of nanoimprinting, a technology that imbues ordinary surfaces with unique properties for applications in sectors like consumer care, biomedical devices, optics, filtration, displays and maritime.Singapore, Sept 30,...

2013-03-18 00:20:08

- A*STAR's Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) and Singapore's Hoestar PD Technology Pte Ltd are working to deploy wireless piezoelectric sensors that will track vibrations and stresses that affect the 'health' of machinery such as motors, pumps and generators.- The technology increases productivity by saving time, reducing manual checking and offering precision at detecting defects via its automated remote monitoring.Singapore, Mar 18, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Imagine a...

2012-11-19 02:20:02

A*STAR's Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) and Cima NanoTech, a US multinational company, have signed an agreement to jointly work on new sustainable nanomaterials, processes and devices for transparent conductors used to make cheaper and more efficient electronics and organic solar cells.Singapore, Nov 19, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - IMRE and Cima NanoTech are collaborating to develop new transparent conductive materials and components, based on Cima's SANTE(TM) Technology...

2012-08-02 08:20:01

Scientists from A*STAR's Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) will partner companies to develop, prototype and conduct pilot large scale manufacturing of nanoimprinted materials with better performance and at potentially lower cost than current production methods.Singapore, Aug 2, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Fast, high-volume production of plastics with specially engineered surfaces will soon be available using a cheaper and simpler method. IMRE and its Industrial Consortium On...

2012-05-23 04:20:03

Innovative plastics offer improved performance and wider viewing angles over existing anti-reflective plastics in the market.Singapore, May 23, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Researchers from A*STAR's Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) and their commercial partners have developed a new plastic that reflects just 0.09 - 0.2% of the visible light hitting its surface. This matches or betters existing anti-reflective and anti-glare plastics in the market, which typically have...

2011-06-30 00:35:01

- Technology earns a spot as one of the twelve finalists in the Asian Innovation Awards 2011 organised by the Wall Street Journal AsiaSingapore, June 30, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - Synthetic cell membranes invented at the Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), a research institute of Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), may improve the way we identify and develop drugs by speeding up and reducing the cost of the drug screening process.The technology...

2010-11-19 00:00:50

A*STAR's Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) partners 10 EU research organisations to work on the groundbreaking &eur;10 million ATMOL project that lays the foundation for creating and testing a molecular-sized processor chip (PRWeb UK) November 18, 2010 Singapore's A*STAR participates in groundbreaking European Union (EU) project to jointly create a processor that is the size of a molecule     A*STAR's Institute of Materials Research and...


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