TITLE

Stretching a point to produce tougher flexible metals

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/8/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7615, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the combination of nanotechnology and metalworking techniques to create flexible pure copper for cabling and sensitive automotive systems in Maryland. Strength and ductility of the copper; Temperatures used for metal treatment.
ACCESSION #
8627146

 

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