News - 7 Apr 2021
MW Industries, a leading provider of precision components, has announced the acquisition of Duer Carolina Coil, Inc., a leading manufacturer of hot and cold wound springs.
The acquisition of Duer...
News - 5 Apr 2021
A new study by researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology has found that wearing a face mask can safeguard a person and others from COVID-19, but the kind of material and how many fabric...
News - 1 Apr 2021
Superalloys that withstand extremely high temperatures could soon be tuned even more finely for specific properties such as mechanical strength, as a result of new findings published today.
News - 29 Mar 2021
The warmer temperature and blooming flowers signal the arrival of spring. However, worries about respiratory diseases are also on the rise due to fine dust and viruses. The lung, which is vital to...
News - 25 Mar 2021
Nature produces a startling array of patterned materials, from the sensitive ridges on a person's fingertip to a cheetah's camouflaging spots. Although nature's patterns arise...
News - 25 Mar 2021
During the COVID-19 pandemic, people have grown accustomed to wearing facemasks, but many coverings are fragile and not easily disinfected. Metal foams are durable, and their small pores and large...
News - 24 Mar 2021
Materials that interface with the human body, plastics to sequester carbon dioxide and other innovative and sustainable polymers will be explored in the opening session of the spring meeting of the...
News - 11 Mar 2021
Throughout history, leather has been a popular material for clothes and many other goods. However, the tanning process and use of livestock mean that it has a large environmental footprint, leading...
News - 10 Mar 2021
A new technology will speed up development of 3D-printed components for a variety of Army applications.
The initiative is part of a cooperative agreement among the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities...
News - 4 Mar 2021
During spring, fields are covered with dandelions, a very common plant with toothed leaves and yellow gold flowers.
Air-encapsulating elastic mechanism of submerged Taraxacum blowballs. Image...