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Materials engineers from South Korea have developed a new steel alloy that is flexible, ultra-strong and lightweight, according to a new report in the journal Nature.
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Researchers from Brown University and universities in China have found a simple technique that can strengthen steel without sacrificing ductility.
What do some high-end golf clubs and your living room window have in common? The answer is glass, but in the golf clubs' case it's a specialized glass product, called metallic glass, with the ability to be bent considerably and spring back into its original form.
When deciding what materials to use in building something, determining how those materials respond to stress and strain is often the first task.
From the production of tougher, more durable smart phones and other electronic devices, to a wider variety of longer lasting biomedical implants, bulk metallic glasses are poised to be mainstay materials for the 21st Century.
Researchers have found a way to determine whether glass will be brittle, or will have the ability to bend without breaking.
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- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.