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Treated Bioactive Coating Improves Bone-Implant Bonding

The researchers think their specially coated implants could soon be used commercially after a few more rounds of clinical testing, since the materials are already FDA approved and used in other devices and implants.

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What are the Differences Between Various Nickel-based Metals and Alloys?

Nickel alloys are used extensively in industry due to their resistance to corrosion and ability to withstand high temperatures and pressures.

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Machine Design Talks to the Men behind Solar Impulse

Jeff Kerns

As Solar Impulse flies over the Mediterranean Sea, it is about to start the final leg of its journey around the world without any fuel.

The fuel-free Solar Impulse, which we have reported on extensively, landed in Cairo International Airport in Egypt...

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Lab Develops Viscosity Profiles for Carbon-Binding Materials

With the aid of computer modeling, a team from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is investigating the behavior of carbon-dioxide binding organic liquids (CO2BOLs) when binding to CO2 emissions.

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Graphene Nanocomposite Dissipates Heat in LED P-N Junction

Scientists in Taiwan found yet another use for graphene as an efficient heat sink between p-n junctions in light-emitting diodes (LEDs).

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FAQ's on Seals

Sponsored by Lauren Manufacturing

What physical properties should designers consider in regard to the environmental condition when designing a seal? What are the differences between...

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Guarding Your Equipment with Dynamic Protective Covers

Sponsored by Dynatect

What are the major reasons and benefits of investing in equipment guarding? What are differences and...

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Rapid Prototyping for Medical Applications

Emerging manufacturing techniques cater to the medical industry's need for quick, accurate, safe solutions.

Emerging manufacturing techniques cater to the medical industry's need for quick, accurate, safe solutions

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Solar Impulse Lands in New York City

Jeff Kerns

On June 7, 2016, the Solar Impulse 2 team, scheduled to land in JFK, delayed its arrival. When flying a prototype plane around the world...

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Surface-Texture Cilia 3D-Printed to 50-Micron Resolution

Cilllia software leverages the micron resolution of a commercially available 3D-printer to create hairy and texturized surfaces.

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