Launched this summer, Corning's Willow Glass is an ultra-thin (0.1mm), flexible, roll-processable glass sheet intended for use in next-generation display devices. From an applications point of view, it offers the...
Sean Michael Ragan | Monday December 10th, 2012 10:32 AM
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A finger rubbed in superhydrophobic aerogels and submerged in water takes on a decidedly T-1000-esque appearance. And a droplet of water on a piece of paper treated with the same...
Sean Michael Ragan | Friday June 8th, 2012 9:00 AM
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It’s a simplistic question, possibly even naive. Put it to a chemical engineer or a materials scientist, and she or he will almost certainly not come back with a single...
Sean Michael Ragan | Tuesday January 31st, 2012 1:21 PM
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As Advanced Materials Month enters its final week, we’re gathering together some of the coolest projects from the dusty archives of MAKE. Next up, projects using electro-luminescent wire! Above, check...
John Baichtal | Tuesday January 24th, 2012 12:30 PM
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