Content tagged with "LIFE SCIENCES"

Photo: G.W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering

A Peek Inside Georgia Tech’s Smart Materials Lab

16 May 2018
Director discusses applications that could one day treat neurodegenerative diseases and monitor the environment

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How to Make a Career Move to Smart Materials

4 May 2018
Biomedicine, consumer electronics, and robotics will benefit from advances

Photo: Liang Dong/Iowa State University

‘Plant Tattoo’ Can Help Farmers Select Crop Varieties To Survive Drought

3 April 2018
The nanodevice measures which plant varieties absorb and retain the most water

Photo: Keeler Air Force Base

Three Emerging Biomedical Engineering Trends

5 March 2018
Find out what fields are revolutionizing health care

Photo: Bionics Institute

Cochlear Implant Technology is Paving the Way for Bionic Vision and Implantable Brain Devices

28 December 2017
CTO of Bionics Institute discusses how the technology can help restore vision and manage Parkinson’s disease

Photo: University of Washington

Jaundice-Detection App Can Help Diagnose Serious Diseases

11 December 2017
BiliScreen analyzes adults’ selfies to detect liver problems

Photo: Monica Rozenfeld

Forbes Event Identified Technology Opportunities in Agriculture

21 November 2017
The field is wide open for engineering innovations

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AI Can Save Lives by Taking Over These Important Tasks

17 November 2017
The technology offers more accurate cancer diagnoses and can help combat human trafficking

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IEEE Summit to Explore How Technology Is Transforming Health Care

6 November 2017
Wearable devices, data management, and AI are on the agenda