News - 1 Nov 2022
Engineering researchers developed a new self-healing composite, enabling structures to repair themselves in place, without having to be eliminated from service.
3D printed thermoplastic on...
News - 27 Oct 2022
Until recently, it was widely believed among physicists that it was impossible to compress light below the so-called diffraction limit (see fact box), except when using metal nanoparticles, which...
News - 18 Oct 2022
NASA has hired commercial software company AnalySwift LLC for the second time in a year to provide a design tool for adaptable composites and hybrid system materials.
Wenbin Yu, professor in Purdue...
News - 14 Oct 2022
Researchers have created an automatic drawing machine that transfers metamaterials onto paper using pens and pencils. Making three metamaterials that can be utilized to control the microwave portion...
News - 1 Sep 2022
A team of researchers recently published a paper in the journal Composite Structures that demonstrated the feasibility of using lower-order models to analyze and optimize the dynamic and steady...
News - 30 Aug 2022
A paper recently published in the journal Energies reviewed the recent developments in hydrogen storage systems and batteries.
Study: Batteries and Hydrogen Storage: Technical Analysis and...
News - 29 Aug 2022
A group of researchers led by the University of Texas at Arlington assistant professor is building a predictive tool that will help assess the lifespan, robustness, and safety of composites used in...
News - 15 Jun 2022
A sharkskin-inspired coating on planes will save thousands of dollars per flight and slash carbon emissions, says Aussie start-up, MicroTau.
Microtau's sharkskin film can be retrofitted easily...
News - 8 Jun 2022
A paper recently published in the journal Additive Manufacturing has demonstrated the feasibility of using cold spray additive manufacturing for carbon-fiber-reinforced plastic (CFRP)...
News - 11 May 2022
The aviation industry is under pressure from multiple sources, including rising fuel prices and increased investigation of its aircraft’s environmental and quality-of-life effects. Scientists...