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Researchers have found a way to forecast likely points of failure in 2D disordered lattices without needing to study detailed states of the material.

Using the first-principle phase field method, researchers have been able to rapidly and accurately predict the microstructure of nickel-aluminum alloys.

Researchers have created a novel shear-thinning gel that can be injected into the body to lift up colon polyps so they can be easily removed.

direct laser writing approach can print such shape-changing 3D polymer micromachines in a single step

Ant-sized piezoelectric robots

A novel algorithm considers all possible combinations of elements in the periodic table in order to predict novel hard and tough materials.

New light materials for 3D printing

X-ray analysis of sintering bioactive glass particles reveals process and opens door tailored scaffolds for bone repair

new proactive risk governance system can keep pace with development and should lead to safer nanomaterials, products, and processes

Researchers have used X-ray tomography to visualize how cracks form near the edges of the interfaces between materials in solid-state batteries.

Researchers have developed a novel ink for 3D printing, based on a nanocellulose gel, that can mimic the unique ‘ultrastructure’ of wood.

Previous assumptions regarding polymer behavior are challenged by new laboratory techniques that measure polymer flow at the molecular level.

simple process to make hexaferrites particles with high coercivity could prove useful for magnetic storage media and microwave absorbers

Researchers have developed 3D-printed mesh materials whose flexibility and toughness can be tuned to emulate and support softer bodily tissues.

flexible capacitors made from layers of polyester coated with graphene and hexagonal boron nitride inks could form basis of washable wearable electronics

A new, advanced manufacturing process can produce nano-structured rods and tubes directly from high-performance aluminum alloy powder.

Magnetic shape-memory material with potential applications in biomedicine, aerospace, wearable electronics and robotics

A novel polymer/carbon composite matrix with lithium microparticles could enhance the capacity and safety of lithium-metal batteries.

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