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Welcome to Material Sam!

Who am I? I’m Sam, a Research Engineer in the Micro- and Nano- Materials and Technologies Centre for Doctoral Training (MiNMaT CDT) at the University of Surrey, researching carbon fibre composites… 141 more words

Carbon Fiber

Designing a Helicopter

Okay,  okay, so this is kind of an off-topic post. But it does involve engineering design and materials engineering, so I thought I’d share it. 1,053 more words


The wonders of Materials Engineering are endless! <3 They don’t have such a printer yet here at Case.


Any laser sintering equipment would be a nice addition to their collection of FDM and SLA printers. Let’s seeeeeee. :)


CTSC TL1 Trainee Ben Mac Murray Helps Advance Artificial Organ and Prosthetic Development with New Material

In the journal Advanced Materials, a team of Cornell engineers recently published findings related to their development of a new lightweight and stretchable material that may improve the creation of prosthetic body parts, artificial organs, and soft robots, an emerging field of engineering focused on the development of more flexible, less rigid machines capable of complex motion that more closely resembles natural movement. 586 more words

Weill Cornell CTSC

11/10/15: Daily Post

Yesterday, I set up ChemCAD on a bunch of computers in one of the campus computer labs. I had some help from several people on campus and the folks at ChemStations, so that made it go a little quicker. 166 more words

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (visited 7/28/15)

Located up the hill from downtown Troy, RPI is a beautiful campus with eclectic architecture ranging from a new glass performing arts center to an old armory. 978 more words

College Visits

A Month of: A photo a day

Wow it’s been a while since I’ve posted a blog, but last week I was pretty busy (on holiday!), firstly I had my partner’s PhD Graduation Ceremony (well done him!), then travelling down to the beautiful Cotswolds for my friends wedding, and then down to the south coast of England at Torquay for a few days. 326 more words