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Piezoelastic PVDF/TPU Nanofibrous Composite Membrane: Fabrication and Characterization
Poly (vinylidene fluoride) nanofibers (PVDF NFs) have been extensively used in energy harvesting applications due to their promising piezoresponse characteristics. However, the mechanical properties of the generated fibers ...
Economical and Sustainable Materials Newsletter, July 30, 2019
(Virginia Tech, 2019-07-30)
This is the newsletter for the Economical and Sustainable Materials Strategic Growth Area. In this issue: Announcing the Release of the Computational Materials Modeling Database.
Stretchable sensors for environmental monitoring
The development of flexible and stretchable sensors has been receiving increasing attention in recent years. In particular, stretchable, skin-like, wearable sensors are desirable for a variety of potential applications ...
Scalable Fabrication of Highly Flexible Porous Polymer-Based Capacitive Humidity Sensor Using Convergence Fiber Drawing
In this study, we fabricated a highly flexible fiber-based capacitive humidity sensor using a scalable convergence fiber drawing approach. The sensor’s sensing layer is made of porous polyetherimide (PEI) with its ...
Impacts of process-induced porosity on material properties of copper made by binder jetting additive manufacturing
Binder Jetting (BJ) is an efficient, economical, and scalable Additive Manufacturing (AM) technology that can be used in fabricating parts made of reflective and conductivematerials like copper, which have applications in ...
Mathematical Strategies for Design Optimization of Multiphase Materials
(Hindawi Publishing Corp, 2019-03-12)
This work addresses various mathematical solution strategies adapted for design optimization of multiphase materials. The goal is to improve the structural performance by optimizing the distribution of multiple phases that ...
Economical and Sustainable Materials Newsletter, October 31, 2019
(Virginia Tech, 2019-10-31)
This is the newsletter for the Economical and Sustainable Materials Strategic Growth Area. In this issue: An Update on our Talented Faculty, Interns, and Upcoming Conference.
Economical and Sustainable Materials Newsletter, November 1, 2019
(Virginia Tech, 2019-11-01)
This is the newsletter for the Economical and Sustainable Materials Strategic Growth Area. In this issue: UPDATED: An Update on our Talented Faculty, Interns, and Upcoming Conference.
Food Digest, Winter 2019
(Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology, 2019)
This is the annual newsletter for Virginia Tech's Department of Food Science and Technology.