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Aerographene

Nov 26, 2017No Comments

Graphene-based aerogel Aerogel is a type of material structure created when the liquid in a gel-based substance is replaced with a gas, resulting in an

QMONOS

Nov 05, 2017No Comments

Synthesized spider silk Spider silk has long fascinated scientists due to its incredible strength and formation process. Stronger than steel by weight and more durable

Bendable Concrete

Mar 26, 2017No Comments

Ultra-ductile engineered cementitious composite Researchers at the University of Michigan Advanced Civil Engineering Materials Research Lab have developed an engineered cementitious composite (ECC) that is

Zetix

Dec 03, 2011No Comments

Blast-mitigation and ballistic-protection textiles Most blast-defense systems are only capable of coping with a single explosive event. Once they have deployed, any protection they offered

Delight Cloth

Sep 25, 2011No Comments

Luminous textile made with optical cloth Delight Cloth is a light-emitting textile comprised of thousands of fiber optic strands. With a diameter of only 0.25

Light Tape

Aug 28, 2011No Comments

Linear electroluminescent lamps Light Tape lamps alter one’s preconceptions about point based light sources. Imagine a lightbulb as thin as a credit card in any

Wall Washer XB

Jul 26, 2011No Comments

Wall washing lighting system Wall Washer XB-18 and XB-36 are high-power LED fixtures that generate high brightness single-color or color-changing light for a rich wall-washing

CarbonCoat

Jul 08, 2011No Comments

Carbon nanotube coatings Geckos possess the remarkable ability to climb vertical walls without using any adhesive glue. A gecko’s feet are covered by tiny hairs

Kraftplex

Apr 17, 2011No Comments

Wood fiber sheeting Kraftplex combines the characteristics of metal, composite materials and plastics. Composed of 100% unbleached wood fibers with no added binders or adhesives,

Trasta

Apr 06, 2011No Comments

Knitted electromagnetic shielding fabric Trasta was developed to offer an effective solution for electromagnetic shielding when humidity is a fundamental factor. Trasta is very light—only