News tagged with extreme pressure

A new kind of metal in the deep Earth

( -- The crushing pressures and intense temperatures in Earth's deep interior squeeze atoms and electrons so closely together that they interact very differently. With depth materials change. New experiments and ...

dateDec 19, 2011 in Condensed Matter
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Making serial parts out of metal powder

Complex-shaped components in aircraft engines can be produced quickly and at a reasonable price using selective laser melting. This has been demonstrated by researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT ...

dateMay 03, 2010 in Engineering
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