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Advanced Materials

Metal with Memory: Shaping the Future of Aviation

13.11.2017 tribonet 266 Views

While aeronautics researchers across the globe continue to develop technologies that will make air travel more efficient, more sustainable and safer, there is a group of NASA researchers who are altering the long-held view that […]

metallic glass gears
Advanced Materials

Metallic Glass Gears for NASA Robots

07.08.2017 tribonet 17,772 Views

Throw a baseball, and you might say it’s all in the wrist. For robots, it’s all in the gears. Gears are essential for precision robotics. They allow limbs to turn smoothly and stop on command; […]

General Topics

Nanotechnology Flight Test

29.07.2017 tribonet 903 Views

Mastering the intricacies of controlling matter at the nanoscale level is part of a revolutionary quest to apply nanotechnology to benefit industrial processes. A key element of that technology is the use of carbon nanotubes. […]