An exploration of the past, present, and future of materials science and engineering.
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Episode 14: Self-Healing Rubber

a look at the future of one of the most commonly used materials

A look at an exciting new take on a widely used material, the science behind it, and potential future applications. Articles Discussed: 2008 Ecole Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles 2012 Chen and coworkers UC Irvine 2013 Rahman and coworkers University of Brescia and Polytechnic of Milan 2015 Das and coworkers Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, & § Technische Universität Dresden 2016 Xu and coworkers Guangxi University and South China University of Technology 2017 Weitz group Harvard University

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