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Clemson University breakthrough in self-healing materials detailed in journal Science
October 11, 2018
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Marek Urban and his team write in the journal Science about how they were able to give self-healing qualities to polymers that are used in relatively inexpensive commodities, such as paints, plastics and coatings. "It's not available at the industrial scale, but it's very close," said Urban, who is the J.E. Sirrine Foundation chair and professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Clemson University. Full Story
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