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Bonded Metal

Nov 23, 2007No Comments

Lightweight metal sheets with durable castings Bonded Metal is the product of a unique technology that casts metal granules within a durable FRP matrix. Advanced

EVA Collection

Nov 19, 2007No Comments

Ethylene Vinyl Acetate products EVA is a common hot-melt adhesive or hot glue. Tony Wurman has developed several proprietary techniques for working with this material

Microtruss

Nov 15, 2007No Comments

Sandwiched periodic cellular materials CMI develops and manufactures structures based on periodic cellular material (PCM) technology that are incredibly light, strong, multifunctional, efficient at heat

Terrart

Nov 11, 2007No Comments

Architectural terra cotta facade panels and elements Today, masonry is used in building facades more often for its durability and weather protection than for its

Kinetic Glass

Nov 07, 2007No Comments

Morphing transparent surface Developed by Soo-in Yang and David Benjamin, Kinetic Glass is a responsive surface that reacts to environmental conditions and changes shape via

Ply

Nov 03, 2007No Comments

Undulating plywood surface Ply is a sculptural wall-element made of birch wood harvested in Finland. At 0.45 mm thick, the textile-thin birch plywood layer is

Lotusan

Oct 30, 2007No Comments

Water-repellent paint The leaves of the lotus plant are immaculately clean after every rainfall because dirt and microorganisms are unable to obtain a hold on

Holofiber

Oct 26, 2007No Comments

Responsive polyester-based textile Utilizing cutting-edge nanotechnology, Hologenix has found a way to introduce millions of microscopic lenses permanently into natural and synthetic textiles. Holofiber fabric

Foldtex

Oct 23, 2007No Comments

Lightweight composite folding board Timm Herok developed Foldtex as a lightweight folding material in order to challenge traditional notions of product fittings, corner connections and

Panelite IGU

Oct 19, 2007No Comments

Insulated glass unit with tubular polycarbonate core Expanding on the existing technology of Insulating Glass Units, which consist of a hermetically sealed airspace between glass