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2016-04-20 - Wearable Technology: Smart printed sensors monitor movement sequences

Wearable technology has caught on to progress health and fitness. Simply worn on the body, smart garments can, for instance, track activity. Sensors in functional clothing could also help optimize exercises by monitoring movement sequences. A novel...

2016-02-10 - 2PP technology enables freeform 3D microstructures

From 13 to 18 February 2016 the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC presents its competencies in materials and process development for optical applications at the German Pavilion, Photonics West 2016 (San Francisco). The outstanding...

2016-01-15 - Material solutions – inside and on top

The Fraunhofer-Institute for Silicate Research ISC focuses on developing materials with new or enhanced properties for customized applications. The materials work as coatings or can be used to structure functional elements to upgrade conventional...

Fraunhofer is part of EIT’s new consortium

Fraunhofer and Helmholtz jointly managed the start of Knowledge and Innovation Community on raw materials.

Tuesday 09.12., the European Institute of Innovation and Technology EIT has asked two consortia to establish “Knowledge and Innovation Communities” KICs focusing on innovation in the sector “healthy living – active ageing” and in the field of “raw materials”. In the latter field the EIT selected the consortium “RawMatTERS”, a pan-European partnership with more than 100 partners from 21 countries of the European Union, including Fraunhofer, which is present with more than a dozen Fraunhofer Institutes and Fraunhofer Academy - representing leading partners from industry, research and academia. more