News - 13 May 2016
Dr. Hester A. Clever will present paper on development of polyurethane-based foam that satisfies stringent fire, smoke, toxicity and heat-release requirements.
Hester A. Clever, Ph.D., General...
News - 19 Apr 2016
An experiment conducted in the laboratory of Stanford University’s chemical engineering professor Zhenan Bao has resulted in the creation of a super-stretchy material. It began when one of the...
News - 8 Mar 2016
Engineers at Iowa State University have created a flexible meta-skin that is capable of shielding objects from powerful radar waves. This stretchable and tunable meta-skin utilizes a row of tiny...
News - 8 Apr 2015
In an attempt to design and fabricate ultra-lightweight (ULW) materials for aircraft structures and vehicles, NASA has chosen three proposals that enable 40% weight reduction of spacecraft used for...
News - 29 Jan 2015
MakerBot® 3D Scanner on display at Robot and Makers show, Milan 2014.
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Using a MakerBot® Replicator® 2X Experimental 3D Printer, a...
News - 18 Dec 2014
Hexcel has been presented with an award for “Best Research & Technology Partner” by AEROLIA SAS (Stelia Aerospace), acknowledging the strong collaboration between the companiesin...
News - 27 Oct 2014
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NASA is inviting proposals as part of its Game-Changing Development Program in order to develop and produce ultra-lightweight materials for...
News - 4 Sep 2014
Smithers Rapra Publishing has announced the release of Self-healing Materials: Innovative Materials for Terrestrial and Space Applications.
The book reviews the concept of the self-healing...
News - 16 Jun 2014
Composite Panel Building Systems (CPBS) has developed a cost effective exterior stucco system that delivers an energy efficient building envelope for new construction, renovations or retrofitted...
News - 4 Apr 2014
General Plastics Manufacturing Company will debut its new fire/smoke/toxicity (FST)-compliant polyurethane foam cores attheAircraft Interiors Expo 2014in Hamburg, Germany. This is the company’s...