Technology & Science – CBC News – Clean-freak’s dream: Superhydrophobic coatings repel water, dirt. Nissan painted half of a test vehicle in a superhydrophobic paint. Mud and water just slid off the car. In other tests, rain bounced right off superhydrophobic-coated windshields in severe storms, without the use of the car’s wipers.Nissan painted half of […]

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Nanomaterials are already very much a part of these traditional industries but to-date have merely scratched the surface in terms of impact. We see progress on a daily basis practically and this keeps things exciting….. New technique advances carbon-fiber composites. Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office These days, aerospace engineering is all about the light stuff: […]

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