Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
News - 19 Feb 2009
A material that offers increased crash protection in a reduced package has been selected by Stand 21 for its latest range of IVOS race helmets. Requiring 67 percent less density, ARPRO improves safety...
News - 4 Mar 2008
A recent survey revealed that 5% of motorcyclists have problems in finding a perfect fitting crash helmet. An even higher percentage resign themselves to buy a compromised size, slightly too large or...
News - 30 Sep 2013
NASCAR drivers rely on some of the world's most innovative, high-performance vehicles to maneuver around the racetrack at speeds of up to 230 kilometres per hour. While the fast-paced action can...
Article - 9 Jan 2013
In this article AZoM looks at the way cardboard could shape the future of cycling, and what the potential drawbacks of this could be.
Article - 9 Mar 2001
This novel family of materials is quite new and hence applications are relatively limited. This article describes a number of potential applications for auxetic materials including biomedical,...
News - 16 Dec 2013
A new way for diabetics to test for glucose levels, a concussion-reducing baseball helmet, a new process for creating batteries for electric vehicles, and a device that makes trucks more aerodynamic...
News - 23 Jul 2004
An article in yesterday's Washington Post highlighted safety measures implemented by NASCAR® drivers and pit crews to prevent deadly injuries on the track. The need for such precautions...
News - 19 Jun 2013
The official book launch and the presentation to the public will take place during JEC ASIA Composites Show & Conferences, on Wednesday June 26, at the Suntec Center in Singapore.
News - 12 Oct 2009
The international contest for the red dot design award is one of the largest design competitions in the world with the red dot trophy considered to be an international hallmark of design quality....