Thursday, October 19, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple Cut iPhone 8 Production by 50 percent: report
HTC U 11 Plus is Coming Next Month
2017 LG OLED TVS to Offer Dolby ThureHD Lossless Sound
Samsung and LG Showcase Next-generation Displays at IMID 2017
Samsung Unveils New Hardware/Software Turn-Key Solution For IoT Data Security
LG, Qualcomm to Jointly Develop Connectivity Solutions for Autonomous Cars
Samsung Unifies IoT Services Under SmartThings, Announces Bixby 2.0, AR Capabilities to Galaxy smartphones, a 360 Round Camera
HP Launches the Powerful ZBook X2 Detachable PC
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Researc...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, May 16, 2014
Researchers Discover New 'Self-healing' Industrial Polymers


Scientists at IBM's Research lab in Almaden, CA have successfully demonstrated a new class of self-healing and super-strong polymer materials that could transform manufacturing and fabrication in the fields of transportation, aerospace, and microelectronics.

Through the approach of combining high performance computing with synthetic polymer chemistry, the scientists discovered a new class of polymers that are resistant to cracking, stronger than bone, can reform to its original shape (self-heal), and completely recyclable. Also, these materials can be transformed into new polymer structures to further bolster their strength by 50% - making them ultra strong and lightweight. This could impact almost every industry looking to innovate across engineering, product design and spur new technologies.

The IBM scientists say that this is the first distinctly new family that has been discovered in several decades.

The materials are not yet ready for commercial use, but the scientists said they had already begun working with several universities on composite applications that could have a significant impact on manufacturing and fabrication in the fields of transportation, aerospace and microelectronics.




Previous
Next
'Halo 5' Game And TV Series Coming In 2015        All News        PS4 Continues To Lead U.S. Console Sales
Facebook Preps Video-chat App: report     General Computing News      Applied Materials Uses Cobalt For Future Chips

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
IBM Unveils New High-Powered Analytics System for Fast Access to Data Science
IBM Claims Record Deep Learning Performance
New Sony Magnetic Tape Storage Technology Supports High-Capacity 330 TB Recording
IBM Z Mainframe Features Pervasive Data Encryption
Researchers Say Silicon Nanosheets is the Path to 5nm Transistors
Wanda and IBM To Bring IBM Cloud to China
Researchers Store Data on A Single Atom
IBM Building First Universal Quantum Computers
IBM tops U.S. Patents list Again , Samsung Follows
TSMC And IBM Detail Their 7nm Progress At 2016 IEDM
IBM and NVIDIA Team Up on New Platform For Deep Learning
New IBM Linux Servers Feature POWER8 Chips And NVIDIA NVLink Interconnect Technology

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .