An exploration of the past, present, and future of materials science and engineering.
Episode 47: μ: Better Polystyrene Recycling
Episode 46: Better Nuclear Fuel
The TRISO Particle
Episode 45: μ: Was the Challenger an engineering failure?
or was negligence the cause of a massive space disaster
Episode 44: Digital Image Correlation
harnessing photography to map strain
Episode 43: Geopolymers
What if rocks could polymerize?
Episode 42: μ: What Really Sunk the Titanic?
ductile-brittle transition or something else entirely?
Episode 41: 3D Printing Case Studies
examples of the power of additive manufacturing
Episode 40: μ: Aviation Crack Growth
A glimpse back to when aviation was far more dangerous
Episode 39: Reshaping Energy Storage
Episode 38: μ: Silicon Chip Shortage
Back in time