The nanoscale secret to stronger alloys


Related images(click to enlarge) Long before they knew they were doing it – as long ago as the Wright Brother‘s first airplane engine – metallurgists were incorporating nanoparticles in aluminum to make a strong, hard,…

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Nanocrystal transformers


Related images(click to enlarge) While a movie about giant robots that undergo structural transformations is breaking box office records this summer, a scientific study about structural transformations within single nanocrystals is breaking new ground for…

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