TITLE

Building spaceships with artificial bone

PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Advanced Materials & Processes;Jun2014, Vol. 172 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on lightweight building materials created by scientists at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany using a high-technology three-dimensional (3D) printer that are suggested to have the potential for use in microfluidic devices and building less expensive aircraft.
ACCESSION #
96255033

 

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