Protecting buildings against seismic shocks using shear thickening fluids is an idea of a group of scientists from Warsaw University of Technology. It has been awarded recently at Taiwan Innotech Expo.
Bots that were supposed to help companies maintain a permanent connection with the environment and solve customers` problems, are now increasingly used to create fake content online, including fake news or astroturfing, or to create artificial interest, says Dr. Artur Modliński from the University of Lodz.
The satellite PW-Sat2 built by Warsaw University of Technology students is scheduled to be launched into orbit on November 19. It will be carried by the Falcon 9 rocket launched from California (USA). The most important task of PW-Sat2 will be to test the deorbitation sail.
Researchers at the Military University of Technology have developed a method for producing a thermobaric explosive. The material can be used for the production of modern weapons, including hand grenades and grenades for grenade launchers. This type of ammunition is currently not manufactured in Poland.
A system consisting of a digital back and light glasses for operating microscope is being created at the University of Warsaw. It will facilitate the work of doctors performing surgery using microscopes. The technology will be used primarily for ophthalmic and neurosurgical procedures.