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High temperature magnetic topological insulators

Article in Nature, Vol. 533, Issue 7604, pp. 513, “A high temperature ferromagnetic topological insulating phase by proximity coupling”

Summary of article: Bi2Se3 and EuS adatom bilayer was shown to exhibit topological insulating and magnetic properties. 132 more words

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Computational chemistry for investigating materials’ properties

Perspective article in Science, Vol. 354, Issue. 6309, pp. 180-181, “Making the most of materials computations”

Summary of article: Density functional theory (DFT) is the most popular… 184 more words

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Edmonds Community College: New online open source library provides access to manufacturing tools, materials

Edmonds Community College: New online open source library provides access to manufacturing tools, materials. “A new online open source library provides teachers and students with access to in-demand resources on manufacturing tools and materials…. 59 more words

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Surface functionalization for improving the efficiency and stability of perovskite solar cells

Article in Science, Vol. 354, Issue, 6309, pp. 203-206, “Improving efficiency and stability of perovskite solar cells with photocurable fluoropolymers”

Summary of article: Efficiency of fluoropolymer coating on solar cells in absorbing solar photons in evaluated in this article. 133 more words

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Seamless mesh innovation from New Balance in Graphic Trainer 711v2

New Balance just came out with a significant innovation in mesh design and manufacturing capability in a form beautifully articulated by its Graphic Trainer 711v2 (Figure 1). 321 more words

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Carbon fibre as material of construction for car axle and suspension?

During my travel around Singapore delivering plastic bags to various shops, I noticed that there is a nascent trend of using carbon fibre as material of construction for cars’ axles and suspension unit. 556 more words

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Feasibility of using aluminium as an alloy to steel in cars manufacturing

Casting a glance at the types and make of automobiles present on Singapore streets, I realized that cars in the city state is increasingly larger and with bigger engine capacity. 545 more words

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