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Transient electronics are electronic devices that gradually disappear on a specified schedule, whether it is within a few days or six months.
Imagine if there were electronics able to prevent epileptic seizures before they happen. Or electronics that could be placed on the surface of a beating heart to monitor its functions.
In an improvement over open-heart surgery, cardiologists now use catheters to eliminate damaged heart tissue in certain patients, such as those with arrhythmias.
Researchers from Northwestern University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are the first to develop a curvilinear camera, much like the human eye, with the significant feature of a zoom capability, unlike the human eye.
Geckos are masters at sticking to surfaces of all kinds and easily unsticking themselves, too.
They've made electronics that can bend. They've made electronics that can stretch - And now, they've reached the ultimate goal -- electronics that can be subjected to any complex deformation, including twisting.
U.S. scientists have designed an eye-shaped camera that could enhance imaging of the human body and improve the performance of digital cameras. Researchers also hope the device could lead to the development of a bionic eye.