Archive: 08/17/2006

Turbulent fibers

From car interiors to diapers – non-woven tissues are used every-where. Manufacturers are aiming to produce increasingly hard-wearing non-woven tissues from as little plastic as possible. A simulation model ...

Aug 17, 2006 4.7 / 5 (3) 0

Energy from ceramics

Micro fuel cells are already being acclaimed as an alternative to batteries. However, producing them from hundreds of tiny separate parts is complex and expensive. An alternative is now available: ceramic fuel ...

Aug 17, 2006 4.6 / 5 (58) 0

Snapdragons take the evolutionary high-road

Roses are red, violets are blue, but why aren't snapdragons orange? Norwich scientists from the John Innes Centre (JIC) and the University of East Anglia (UEA) in collaboration with the Université Paul Sabatier ...

Aug 17, 2006 3.4 / 5 (5) 0