Technology

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
New desalination system uses activated carbon obtained from polymer conductors
AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING
Electric car batteries' energy density is still lower than traditional fuels
COMPUTING
Robotics aims to program machines to perform tasks as a coordinated group
AGRICULTURE
Agronomist develops new rice cultivation method
CHEMISTRY
Products incorporating renewable feedstocks are replacing petroleum products
ROAD ECOLOGY 
New technologies to prevent animals being hit are created in Brazil
ENERGY
Perovskite solar cells may be an alternative to the silicon solar panels
PHOTONICS
Focusing LED on fertilized chicken eggs causes the embryos to grow faster
BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
Small companies are developing hospital equipment for lung problems
PRODUCTION ENGINEERING
System combines products and services into a commercial strategy
BIOTECHNOLOGY
A variety of genetically modified sugarcane is approved for planting
ENGINEERING
Biosensor diagnoses dengue fever in 20 minutes
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Balloons help carry the internet to remote parts of the planet
FORESTRY ENGINEERING
Computer vision identify the quality of wood boards and their tree species
ENVIRONMENT
Software helps monitor the health of city trees
SPACE ENGINEERING 
New satellite is expected to improve civil communication system
AEROSPACE SYSTEMS
Ethanol is tested for use in rockets
AGRICULTURE
Aeroponic growing system for potatoes enables increased supply of seeds
IDENTIFICATION SYSTEMS
Biometrics includes voice, facial and blood vessel recognition
LIVESTOCK
Knowledge of bovine genetics can help farmers select cattle
AGRICULTURE
Wasps produced in the lab combat insects that spread diseases to orange groves
NAVAL ENGINEERING 
Prototype of a solar-powered vessel carries out measurements
ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
Brazilian researchers develop and test a device to be installed at CERN
NANOTECHNOLOGY
Brasil is investing in a new material – nanocellulose
BIOENGINEERING
Designed to prevent accidents, special seat warns drivers when they are tired
VIRTUAL REALITY
Lasers and 3-D imaging are used to digitally reconstruct historical heritage
MEDICINE
Scientists develop methodology for diagnosis of psychiatric disorders
SAFETY ENGINEERING
A laboratory set up at USP will collaborate on electrical accident research
METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING
Technological innovations enhance performance of steel used in motors
NEW MATERIALS
Studies advance proposals to address the potential impact of nanoproducts

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