Archive: 12/13/2010

Space sensor makes bolts smarter

Technology developed for the International Space Station and a Mars rover is helping European auto-parts manufacturers to engineer lighter, stronger and safer drivetrains and axles.

Dec 13, 2010 3.7 / 5 (3) 2 | with audio podcast

An electronic dance of spins and orbits

Because of their potential application in spintronic devices such as next-generation spin-based transistors, the quest for new materials with significant spin-orbit interactions in the electronic ground state ...

Dec 13, 2010 5 / 5 (1) 0 | with audio podcast