Lightweight materials, powder forging, and robotics get a boost from manufacturers pooling their ideas and resources
Research is a demanding process for industrial organizations, more demanding because of the scarcity of capital, the pressur...
What if forgers of high-value products had an alternative material, ready for any die shape and dimensions designed? Here, the author of that idea sketches the possibilities of composite dies, assembled with standard elements, set in a fixture...
New LIFT project seeks better insight to lightweight materials’ formation, evolution
Fourth lightweight materials R&D project
United Technologies Research Center, Univ. of Michigan
Crystal plasticity modeling