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[Translate to Englisch:] Myceliotronics

Publication: MycelioTronics - Fungal mycelium skin for sustainable electronics

Electronic devices are irrevocably integrated into our lives. Yet, their limited lifetime and often improvident disposal demands sustainable concepts…

[Translate to Englisch:] Perovskite crystal orientation

Publication: Elucidating the Origins of High Preferential Crystal Orientation in Quasi-2D Perovskite Solar Cells

Incorporating large organic cations to form two‐dimensional (2D) and mixed 2D/3D structures significantly increases the stability of perovskite solar…

[Translate to Englisch:] Ultrafast SEMR

Publication: Ultrafast small-scale soft electromagnetic robots

Here, we present a class of small-scale soft electromagnetic robots made of curved elastomeric bilayers, driven by Lorentz forces acting on embedded…

[Translate to Englisch:] Kirigami battery

Publication: Stretchable and Biodegradable Batteries with High Energy and Power Density

Here, a concept for merging intrinsically stretchable materials with engineered stretchability by kirigami-patterning on a component level is shown to…

[Translate to Englisch:] Biogel 3D printing

Publication: 3D printing of resilient biogels for omnidirectional and exteroceptive soft actuators

We report a customized 3D-printing process based on fused deposition modeling, printing a fully biodegradable gelatin-based hydrogel (biogel) ink into…

[Translate to Englisch:] iSens

Publication: iSens - A Fiber-Based, Highly Permeable and Imperceptible Sensor Design

Embedded sensors are key to optimizing processes and products; they collect data that allow time, energy, and materials to be saved, thereby reducing…

[Translate to Englisch:] Folded Parylene

Publication: Scalable Microfabrication of Folded Parylene-Based Conductors for Stretchable Electronics

Electronics implemented on biocompatible ultrathin substrates like polyethylene terephthalate, polyimide, or parylene enabled a wide range of…

[Translate to Englisch:] Electrocaloric cooling

Publication: Elastocaloric heat pump with specific cooling power of 20.9 W g⁻¹ exploiting snap-through instability and strain-induced crystallization

Conventional refrigeration relies on hazardous agents, contributing to global warming. Soft, cheap, biodegradable solid-state elastocaloric cooling…


EDISON award in GOLD for sendance

The SoMaP spin-off company sendance has been awarded the prestigious EDISON award in GOLD for the best high-tech innovation in Upper Austria