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Mechanical properties news, April 2017

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Scientists have produced the first fully-functional microprocessor logic devices built from few-atom-thick layered materials.

A new self-healing, water-repellent, spray-on coating is hundreds of times more durable than its counterparts.

‘Fuzzy fibers’ of silicon carbide that act like Velcro can strengthen the composites used in advanced rocket engines.

A new way to make glass bend and flex could allow for the development of lab-on-a-chip devices that work at the nanoscale.

Cutting edge research at the interface between physics and materials science.

Wide-reaching analysis finds more women in research but physical sciences are lagging behind.

Renewable energy realized through new metal oxides using high-throughput computation and experiment

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