AIM Research

The latest in research from the World Premier International Advanced Institute for Materials Research (WPI-AIMR) at Tohoku University, Japan—an innovative, interdisciplinary research center for materials science.

Mar 31, 2014new this month

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Biomaterials: Carpeting the way for less-invasive treatments

Published in Advanced Materials

Ultrathin polymer-based sheets aid tissue repair by providing a new platform for targeted cell transplantation

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Bioimaging: A sharper view of teeth

Published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

The first atom-resolved images of biominerals in shark teeth reveal important insights into fluorine’s cavity-fighting power

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Materials–maths fusion research enthuses symposium attendees

International symposium

The AIMR International Symposium (AMIS) 2014, held in Sendai on 17–19 February, showcased how the institute’s unique brand of mathematics–materials fusion research is already making positive contributions to society

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