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Research fills dental need
... research efforts for polymeric dental restorative composites
for decades," Fong said. "If successful, this research may lead to the next generation dental restorative composite filling material, which will eventually benefit everyone who needs to repair a tooth cavity." To accomplish that, Fong is using ...
Material could lead to self-healing cavities
...e multiple dental applications. The polymer in the composites
can be designed to be biostable or biodegradable, ...filling over it." Potentially stronger hybrid ACP composites
with reinforcing glass fillers are under study, the researchers noted. ACP might also be used as a s...
Wolfgang Glasser receives ACS award for wood chemistry, bio-based composites research
...unds of non-conventional, reinforced thermoplastic composites
that grows as much as 60 percent a year. The performance (including its light weight), cost, and appeal of natural fibers is boosting the automotive industrys aspirations to construct vehicles in the future whose wood and agro-fiber content is at lea...
From preventing disease to softening our ride, Virginia Tech inventions and creations can improve lives
...erials for manufacturing fiber reinforced phenolic composites
and adhesives with nucleophilic initiators positioned on the fiber surfaces." Co-inventors are Christy Tyberg, former student, and James McGrath, University Distinguished Professor of Chemistry. The researchers developed fiber reinforced materials wi...
Over 6,000 Technical Presentations Will Reveal New Findings At National Chemists' Meeting In Boston, August 23 - 27
...paper materials Nanostructures and composites
Society President Paul H. L. Walter, Ph.D., will host a session on "TheFuture of Chemist Is All of Us," organized by the Society's Committee onMinority ?affairs. Walter and ACS Board chairman Joan E. Shields will alsopresent medals to the 7...