Home > News > Germany : Smart Textiles, where future is promising!
May 24th, 2005
Germany : Smart Textiles, where future is promising!
Avantex 2005 once more turns the spotlight on the current potential of the European textile industry. It features products from around 40 exhibitors that not only underline the increasing importance of ‘smart’ and ‘intelligent’ textiles, but also emphasise how competitiveness can only be guaranteed through the interdisciplinary partnership between science and industry.
Application area: military clothing, protective clothing. Even t-shirts and underwear are capable of providing electro-magnetic protection thanks to nano-technology. W. Zimmermann GmbH & Co. KG (Germany) presents a ‘textile construction’ that has high shielding properties.
Air Force’s 30-year plan seeks 'strategic agility' August 1st, 2014
IBM Announces $3 Billion Research Initiative to Tackle Chip Grand Challenges for Cloud and Big Data Systems: Scientists and engineers to push limits of silicon technology to 7 nanometers and below and create post-silicon future July 10th, 2014
Virus structure inspires novel understanding of onion-like carbon nanoparticles April 10th, 2014
Local girl does good March 22nd, 2014
'Stealth' nanoparticles could improve cancer vaccines October 1st, 2014
Stressed Out: Research Sheds New Light on Why Rechargeable Batteries Fail October 1st, 2014
New Absorber Will Lead to Better Biosensor: Biosensors are more sensitive and able to detect smaller changes in the environment October 1st, 2014
Graphene chips are close to significant commercialization October 1st, 2014
UT Arlington researchers develop transparent nanoscintillators for radiation detection for medical safety and homeland security September 29th, 2014
'Pixel' engineered electronics have growth potential: Rice, Oak Ridge, Vanderbilt, Penn scientists lead creation of atom-scale semiconducting composites September 29th, 2014
Nanotechnology leads to better, cheaper LEDs for phones and lighting September 24th, 2014
Engineered proteins stick like glue — even in water: New adhesives based on mussel proteins could be useful for naval or medical applications September 22nd, 2014
Teijin Aramid’s carbon nanotube fibers awarded with Paul Schlack prize: New generation super fibers bring wave of innovations to fiber market September 25th, 2014
Excitonic Dark States Shed Light on TMDC Atomic Layers: Berkeley Lab Discovery Holds Promise for Nanoelectronic and Photonic Applications September 11th, 2014
Silver Replaced with Copper Nanoparticles to Produce Antibacterial Fabrics August 25th, 2014
New Nanosorbent Helps Elimination of Colorants from Textile Wastewater August 25th, 2014