fish fin
Bio Tribology

Mysteries of the Fish Fin Revealed

05.11.2018 tribonet 177 Views

The rayed structure of the fin is found in greater than 99% of all living fish species – a testament to its versatility. Among many other maneuvers, fish use it to stay still in moving […]

3dprintmetal
General Topics

A Better Way to 3D Print Metallic Glass

25.10.2018 tribonet 556 Views

In the last several years, 3D printing with plastics has advanced rapidly. Now, a team of researchers have shown that it may soon be as easy and practical to use metals with 3D printing. Led […]

laser chaos
General Topics

The cure for chaotic lasers? More chaos, of course

15.10.2018 tribonet 42 Views

An international, Yale-led research team has taken a new approach to stabilizing high-power lasers: They’re fighting chaos with chaos. There has been a rapidly growing demand for high-power lasers for applications such as materials processing, […]