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Mechanical properties

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New theory of coffee-ring effect could keep solar panels clean, improve DNA sequencing.

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A new computational model can calculate how metallic glasses morph over time when they are put under mechanical stress.

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Scientists have produced the most tightly knotted physical structure ever known, which could lead to a new generation of advanced materials.

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Scientists have woven a 'smart' fabric that mimics the sophisticated and complex properties of the bone tissue periosteum.

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Compressing and fusing flakes of graphene can produce a porous, lightweight 3D material with a strength 10 times that of steel.

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Defects in cement that catch layers of the material as they move past each other can produce concrete that is tougher and stronger.

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Submissions for the 8th annual Reaxys PhD Prize are now open.

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Enjoy free access to the anniversary special issue of Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science.

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Novel fuel cell catalysts comprising atomically-ordered platinum-lead 'nanoplates' display high catalytic activity, stability and durability.

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