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Improving thermal energy storage tanks with a concrete layer

By Damir Beciri
One Comment13 November 2012

uark-thermocline-tesEngineering researchers at the University of Arkansas came up with a thermal energy storage system that performs as a viable alternative to other currently available methods used to store energy collected from solar panels. Use of the newly developed design could increase annual energy production while significantly decreasing production costs of concentrated solar power plants,… »

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e-Nanoflex Sensor System – physiological data textile sensor

By Damir Beciri
One Comment4 May 2012

e-nanoflex-sensor-system-1An interdisciplinary team of engineers at the University of Arkansas developed e-Nanoflex Sensor System – a wireless health-monitoring textile-based sensors that can be integrated into conventional sports bra or a vest. Since the monitored information can be sent in real time to a physician, hospital or the wearer’s smartphone, the technology enables easier monitoring of… »