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Carbon fiber making progress in automobiles

The substitution of high strength carbon fiber composites for steel in automobile bodies is gaining momentum (See also earlier posts as background on carbon fiber). As reported in Bloomberg Business News, BMW has taken the lead by investing in a plant … Continue reading

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Material chemistry in hip joint implants

Since I often write about chemical subjects, I thought it would be interesting for many of our more-advanced-in-age readers to read about the chemistry of hip joint implants, a subject with which I became very familiar a few months ago. The artificial hip joint consists … Continue reading

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