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3D Printing Used To Test Complex Qualities Of Shapes Made With Computer
2013-03-19 10:32:18

Prof. Heinrich Jaeger’s research group examines materials and phenomena that appear simple at the surface, but which reveal tremendous complexity upon close examination.

2012-04-02 09:55:44

Stir lots of small particles into water, and the resulting thick mixture appears highly viscous.

2010-10-26 14:01:56

The human hand is an amazing machine that can pick up, move and place objects easily, but for a robot, this "gripping" mechanism is a vexing challenge.

2005-06-22 12:50:00

University of Chicago physicists have made careful measurements of flowing sand that can help resolve longstanding questions regarding how glasses differ from liquids at the atomic level.


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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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