Since its establishment, A*STAR has become a renowned international hub for science and technology, and the research institutes of A*STAR are constantly developing new technologies that push the limits of global knowledge and advancement in science and engineering. Through in-depth interviews and coverage of the latest projects and events, A*STAR Research Features cast a spotlight on some of the talented individuals, facilities and programs at A*STAR. Innovations articles cover A*STAR's latest developments in applied technology aimed at translating new technology into products and applications of benefit to society.
On the cusp of valleytronics
Emerging valleytronics technology using 2D materials promises smaller devices that chew up less energy and transmit data faster and more securely.
Putting body heat in the device game
If thermoelectric materials can convert low-grade heat into electricity, we may never need to charge wearable technology at home again.
Charging forward with the battery revolution
Half a century since the earliest lithium-sulfur batteries were invented, an A*STAR team is leading the race to bring them to the masses.
Green lights all the way
Taxis utilized to their full potential, intersections with no traffic lights and devices that eliminate driver error — anything is possible in Singapore, one of the world's busiest test beds for intelligent traffic.
Diagnostic tools in the fast lane
Diagnostic tests are the key to the early detection and treatment of diseases — and Singapore’s Diagnostics Development (DxD) Hub is accelerating the rate at which devices make it from the lab to market.
Attracting the best to fight heart failure
A new initiative will investigate the causes of heart failure in unprecedented detail.