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Advancing personalised healthcare through wearable biosensors: An interview with Wei Gao, Falling Walls, Aug 2023.
Falling Walls Science Breakthrough of the Year 2023, Falling Walls, Aug 2023.
Continuous sweat monitoring on the go, Nature Electronics, Aug 2023.
Perovskite Cells Meet Wearable Biosensor’s Power Demands, Photonics.com, Jul 2023.
New Wearable Sensor Sets Record for Solar Power Efficiency, Caltech News, Jul 2023.
Wearable noninvasive sensor monitors sweat for signs of inflammation, New Atlas, Jun 2023.
Wearable Sweat Sensor Detects Molecular Hallmark of Inflammation, Caltech News, Jun 2023.
Electric Bandages Heal Wounds That Won’t Close, Animal Study Shows, Scientific American, Jun 2023.
Explained | A new ‘smart bandage’ raises the bar for treating chronic wounds, The Hindu, Jun 2023.
Inventing a “Smart” Bandage for Chronic Wounds, CEP (AICHE), May 2023.
A smart bandage, Physics Today, May 2023.
5Ws of a Smart Bandage, Tech Briefs, May 2023.
Diabetes: a smart dressing to treat and heal chronic wounds, Le Monde, Apr 2023.
Smart Bandage Aims to Facilitate Recovery, Tech Briefs, Apr 2023.
Smart bandages can monitor wounds, aid healing, researchers say, UPI, Mar 2023.
Smart bandages with biosensors to help heal chronic diabetic wounds, Business Insider, Mar 2023.
This Smart Bandage Zaps Your Wounds to Heal Them Faster, The Daily Beast, Mar 2023.
Electronic wound dressing releases drugs to help injuries heal, New Scientist, Mar 2023.
‘Smart bandage’ with biosensors could help chronic wounds heal, study claims, The Guardian, Mar 2023.
‘Smart' Bandages Monitor Wounds and Provide Targeted Treatment, Caltech News, Mar 2023.
Like On-the-Skin Labs, Sweat Sensors Assess Biomarkers, American Cancer Society, Feb 2023.
NAM Extends Catalyst Phase of the Healthy Longevity Global Competition Through 2025 at Global Innovator Summit, National Academy of Medicine, Sep 2022.
New Wearable Sensor Detects Even More Compounds in Human Sweat, Caltech News, Aug 2022.
How Caltech Scientists Shifted Gears to Fight COVID-19, Caltech Magazine, Aug 2022.
Electronic Skin Lets Humans Feel What Robots Do—And Vice Versa, Scientific American, Jun 2022.
Robots gain sense of touch with new artificial skin, The Independent, Jun 2022.
This Strange New Electronic Skin Can Let Robots Sniff Out Explosives and COVID, Daily Beast, Yahoo News, MSN, Jun 2022.
Artificial Skin Gives Robots Sense of Touch and Beyond, Caltech News, Jun 2022
Miniature medical robots step out from sci-fi, Nature, Mar 2022.
Top Scientists, Advances in Analytical Chemistry Recognized, GlobeNewswire, Nov 2021.
Meet the microrobots primed to take down cancer, Drug Discovery News, Nov 2021.
Caltech Research Group to Unveil Miniature Wearable and Handheld Sensors For At-Home Health Monitoring, Pasadena Now, Oct 2021
What are the ethical considerations for wearable technology? Advanced Science News, Aug 2021.
$3M Center to Advance At-Home Health Care Technology, Caltech News, Jul 2021.
Innovative Early-Career Engineers Selected to Participate in NAE's 2021 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, National Academy of Engineering, June 2021.
Best and Brightest: ONR’s 2021 Young Investigators, Office of Naval Research, May 2021.
Sell yourself and your science in a compelling personal statement, Nature, Apr 2021.
Caltech Professors Receive Sloan Research Fellowships, Caltech, Feb 2021.
Six Tsinghua alumni win Sloan Research Fellowships, Tsinghua University, Feb 2021.
2021 Sloan Fellows, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Feb 2021.
2020: A Year In Review, Caltech, Dec 2020.
U.S. university develops COVID-19 testing kit using sensors, CGTV, Oct 2020.
Coronavirus test results may come from home and within minutes, BBC, Nov 2020.
The 5 Coolest Things On Earth This Week, GE, Oct 2020.
New Device Powers Wearable Sensors Through Human Motion, Caltech News, Oct 2020.
RapidPlex aims for swift home COVID-19 tests, The Engineer, Oct 2020.
A 5-cent sensor could detect the coronavirus in 10 minutes at home, Fast Company, Oct 2020.
Caltech Researcher Unveils Sensor that Rapidly Detects COVID-19 Infection Status, Severity, and Immunity, Caltech News, Oct 2020.
New Sensor Sweats It Out, The Kavli Foundation, Aug 2020.
Caltech’s Sweat-Powered E-Skin Could be Used to Power Future Robotics, Yahoo News, Jun 2020.
Biomedical device for health monitoring is powered by sweat, Materials World Magazine (IOM3), Jun 2020.
Future Vaccines, Wearable Bio-sensors, Tissue Engineering and Aerospace Navigation: Meet the 2020 Cohort of Young Scientists, World Economic Forum, May 2020. See Class of 2020 Brochure.
Electronic skins sweat it out, Research Highlight, Nature Electronics, 2020, 3, 235.
Global Air Pollution Drop, Electronic Skin and Brain Machines, Inside Science, Apr 2020.
Human sweat-powered e-skin points to future robotics, The Engineer, Apr 2020.
Your sweat powers this wearable, CNET, Apr 2020.
Researchers develop electronic skin that can monitor your health, Big News Network, Apr 2020.
A smart second skin gets all the power it needs from sweat, The Conversation, Apr 2020.
A smart second skin gets all the power it needs from sweat, Yahoo News, Apr 2020.
Electronic Skin Fully Powered by Sweat Can Monitor Health, Serve as Human-Machine Interface, Caltech News, Apr 2020.
Calculating the Unknown: Nanoscience Highlights, The Kavli Foundation, Apr 2020.
Watch how a sweat sensor monitors stress levels, Engineering360 (IEEE GlobalSpec), Mar 2020.
Essential Science: How robotics is reshaping surgical practice, Digital Journal, Mar 2020.
Researchers develop sensor to detect stress from perspiration, Yahoo News, Mar 2020.
This is Why Graphene Stress Sensors Could Be Used to Test Astronaut Anxiety Levels, Azo Sensors, Mar 2020.
U.S. scientist develops sweat sensor to detect stress levels, Xinhua, Feb 2020.
Graphene stress monitor could help NASA find right stuff, The Engineer, Feb 2020.
Sweat Sensor Detects Stress Levels; May Find Use in Space Exploration, Caltech News, Feb 2020.
Noninvasive Cortisol Detector to Monitor Stress, Mental Conditions, MedGadget, Feb 2020.
Sweat Sensor Detects Stress Levels; May Find Use in Space Exploration, Science Daily, Feb 2020.
Sensors have feelings, too. Evaluation Engineering, Jan 2020.
Can a simple sweat sensor replace blood tests? Physics World (IOP), Jan 2020.
Mass-producing wearable sensors: No sweat, Science Translational Medicine, Dec 2019.
Wearable Sweat Sensor Detects Gout-Causing Compounds, Caltech News, Nov 2019.
U.S. researchers develop wearable sweat sensor, Xinhua, Nov 2019.
Wearable Sweat Sensor Detects Gout-Causing Compounds, Science Daily, Nov 2019.
Space Health Institute Selects New Research Studies to Safeguard Human Health During Deep Space Exploration, NASA, Oct 2019.
Cool Jobs: Soaking in sweat, Science News for Students, Aug 2019.
Microrobots Activated by Laser Pulses Show Promise For Treating Tumors, Caltech News, Jul 2019.
Therapeutic Micro-Bots, Photoacoustically Controlled, Optics & Photonics News (OSA), Jul 2019.
New Tiny Robots May Soon Change Cancer Treatment, MSN, Jul 2019.
Self-Powered Microrobots Deliver Drugs to Tumors in the Gut, MedGadget, Jul 2019.
Microrobots show promise for treating tumors, ScienceDaily, Jul 2019.
Microrobots show promise for treating tumors, PhysOrg, Jul 2019.
Tiny drug-filled capsules motor around the body to target cancer cells, New Scientist, Jul 2019.
Light-controlled microcapsules promise strong gut reactions, SPIE News, Jul 2019.
These tiny robots could help treat cancer, New York Post, Jul 2019.
Swarming Gold Nanoparticles, Chemistry Views, Jul 2019.
Sweating the Small Stuff, The Caltech Effect, Caltech News, Apr 2019.
Wearable sweat sensors, Engineering, Apr 2019
Blood, Sweat and Biosensors: Engineering the Future of Personalized Healthcare, The Kavli Nanoscience Institute, Oct 2018.
The Science of Sweat: An Interview with Wei Gao, Caltech News, Sep 2017.
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