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Composites news, June 2017

Modern miracle materials

Modern miracle materials for opto-electronics.

By controlling how nanoparticles self-assemble at three different length scales, scientists have produced a tough and strong polymer nanocomposite.

A new type of alumina-based inorganic nanocomposite can protect perovskite quantum dots against air, sunlight, heat and water.

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Find out more about the collaboration between HardwareX and Materials and Design journals.

Nacre, or mother-of-pearl, is a natural material with hard and soft components that attains high stiffness, strength, and fracture toughness.

Graphene oxide can crosslink and reinforce rubber in a single easy step to improve mechanical properties.

A novel silicon nanoparticle composite material for battery anodes could lead to more reliable and longer-lasting batteries.

Compacting Martian soil simulant to measure feasibility of brick-making on the Red Planet.

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