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DALLAS, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Geomembranes Market by Type of Technology (Extrusion, Calendering, Others), by Materials (HDPE, LDPE, EPDM, PVC, PP &
Researchers from Brown University and universities in China have found a simple technique that can strengthen steel without sacrificing ductility.
The new book, The Biology of Beating Stress, by Jeanne Ricks, shares methods to manage stress and even provides methods on how to use stress to your advantage. Boston,
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.
Geophysicist Andrea Donnellan of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., reflects on the Northridge earthquake, what we've learned about earthquakes since then, our state of preparedness for the next "big one" and what lies ahead for earthquake studies at NASA.
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.
What started as a few small temblors that shook up Texas residents on Monday turned into an all-out rumble as three major earthquakes rocked parts of North America and Japan into Tuesday evening.
Computational Mechanics is a scientific journal founded in 1986 and published monthly by Springer. The journal covers all aspects of computational mechanics and reports original research in the field. It focuses on areas that involve the rational application of mechanics, mathematics, and numerical methods in the practice of modern engineering. Areas covered include solid and structural mechanics, multi-body system dynamics, constitutive modeling, inelastic and finite deformation response,...
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