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Flying Saucer Quantum Dots: The Secret to Better, Brighter Lasers

Flying Saucer Quantum Dots: The Secret to Better, Brighter Lasers

Elliptical shape makes the lasing process easier Photo: Kevin Soobrian/U of T Engineering Ted Sargent and his team at the University of Toronto have done many things with quantum dots: boost solar cell efficiency, invent infrared imagers, optoelectronics you can apply with a paint brush. Now Sargent and his team have added a new spice(…)

What’s Edgier Than a Flying Robocar?

What’s Edgier Than a Flying Robocar?

Half a flying robocar Photo: Italdesign The original 1982 ItalDesign Capsula concept The only thing edgier than a flying robocar is half a flying robocar. That’s the concept that Italdesign and Airbus are to unveil this week at the Geneva Auto Show. Yes, yes, you’re thinking that now you’ve seen everything. Except that you haven’t seen(…)