Chemicals & Materials Now!
From basic to specialty, and everything in between
Posted on May 10th, 2017 by Ken Klapproth in Chemical R&D
Life didn’t hand lemons to researchers at Oregon State University, but a new pigment was also not intended. Their journey to materials with novel magnetic properties took an unexpected turn making Crayola see blue in lieu of yellow. Continue reading “Chemistry for Crayola” »
Posted on May 3rd, 2017 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & Applications
Whether in technique or application, innovations in additive manufacturing continue at a record pace. Recent material developments could now have you seeing better. Continue reading “Sintering Innovations To Be Seen” »
Posted on April 26th, 2017 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & Applications
Every seasoned business traveler knows the importance of breathable fabrics for comfort during the journey and if it doesn’t fit in the carry-on rollaway, you pick it up at your destination. However, when planning for exotic destinations like Mars, NASA can now use additive manufacturing to print custom fabrics along the journey and for more than just spacesuits. Continue reading “NASA Creates ‘Fabric’ For The Galaxy and Beyond” »