sand
Computational Tribology

Pushing Through Sand

26.12.2017 tribonet 92 Views

Simple equation predicts force needed to push objects through granular and pasty materials. For those of you who take sandcastle building very seriously, listen up: MIT engineers now say you can trust a very simple […]

sand castles
General Topics

Optimize friction to build the best sandcastles

22.06.2017 tribonet 93 Views

Matthew Robert Bennett, Bournemouth University Whether we prefer water sports or relaxing with a good book, the humble sandcastle is often a seaside must. But what’s the secret to building a majestic sandcastle that will […]