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underbelly of lobsters could hold clue to developing a tough, strong and flexible material for body armor and other applications

ultrafast X-ray imaging gives an insight into exactly what is happening during additive manufacturing of metal structures

Improved metal cutting for defense, vehicles and health products

Acoustic metamaterial structure blocks 94% of sound

Researchers have discovered that a high-strength polymer called PBDT has a rare double-helix structure.

A new nanocrystalline tungsten-tantalum-vanadium-chromium alloy can withstand unprecedented amounts of radiation without fracturing.

Researchers have identified how and when gas pockets form in metal products created by a type of 3D printing called Laser Power Bed Fusion.

Researchers have developed a novel fiber comprising a gallium metal core surrounded by an elastic polymer sheath that is both strong and tough.

Two new reports, now available for download.

Scientists have shown that applying strain to thin metal sheets can increase their catalytic ability by 10 to 20 times.

An anode made from a combination of silicon and the 2D material MXene could extend the life of lithium-ion batteries by as much as five times.

Getting more fiber with polymer-coated metal core

Getting more fiber with polymer-coated metal core

For the first time, researchers have used block copolymers to produce carbon fibers with uniformly sized and spaced pores for energy storage.

Combining porous carbon fibers with manganese oxide produces a supercapacitor with high energy density and high charge-discharge rates.

Tiny differences surface roughness can cause changes in how two surfaces adhere to each other

A novel ceramic aerogel is very light and flexible, and can withstand exposure to extreme heat and repeated temperature spikes.

Infusing graphene foam with materials such as plastic, rubber and cement produces tough composites with a wide range of possible applications.

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