How does electricity flow through small objects?

When we think of electricity flowing through conductive material we might picture it like water flowing through a pipe. Here water consists of many particles and the larger the pipe the more the particles can flow and the more pathways they can take on their journey from one end to the other. But, if we […]

Director’s Cut: Electricity Episode | Weirdest, Bestest, Truest

[Music] hey guys Charlie here to talk a little weird but true behind the scenes for the electricity episode in this episode Kirby and I are crafting an HQ when all of the sudden the lights go out so we have to find a way to keep the lights on through this storm electricity the […]

2018 PHMSA Hazardous Materials Safety Research and Development Forum — Day 1

RICK: AGAIN, I INTRODUCE MYSELF. I AM RICK BOYLE. WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR TODAY IS COME MY ASSOCIATE ADMINISTRATOR BILL SPOONER SAID, I WANT YOU TO EMPHASIZE, WE WANT THE FEEDBACK FROM THE AUDIENCE. WE’RE NOT DICTATING TO YOU AND TELLING YOU THIS IS WHAT WE ARE DOING AND WE HOPE YOU ENJOY IT. […]

Research in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

Hello and welcome to Prof. B. S. Murty, who is joining us here today for discussion on Metallurgical and Materials Engineering. Prof. Murty is the head of our Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, here at IIT, Madras. He is a highly decorated metallurgist, has won many national awards including the Shanthi Swarup Bhatnagar Award, […]

NSERC Presents 2 Minutes With Daniel Marceau

My name is Daniel Marceau. I am a full professor in the Department of Applied Science at the University of Quebec at Chicoutimi and director of CURAL, the university’s centre for research on aluminum. The research activities that CURAL carries out in partnership with Rio Tinto Alcan have the primary objective of improving existing technologies […]

SMErobotics project video

Automation using robots is key to improving the competitiveness of Europe’s manufacturing industries. Especially SMEs – small and medium-sized enterpises with small production runs – need flexible yet reliable systems with which to increase productivity with no compromises on quality. We need robots that are easy and intuitive to teach. A robot that understands what […]

ELECTRIC “HELMET” MAY KEEP BRAIN TUMORS IN CHECK

>>Narrator: JUST TO LOOK AT ELAINE KIOURTSIS YOU’D NEVER KNOW SHE IS UNDERGOING ALMOST CONSTANT TREATMENT FOR A SERIOUS BRAIN TUMOR. BUT TUCKED IN THIS BACKPACK AND NEATLY UNDER HER HAT IS A SECRET WEAPON THAT’S GIVEN ELAINE HER LIFE BACK.>>Elaine Kiourtsis: “Oh, it allows me to do everything. We go to church all the […]

Non-toxic underwater adhesive could bring new surgical glue

– There’s actually not really a good surgical adhesive out there so you can use things like sutures and staples but they have their drawbacks. Sutures and staples are always going to punch holes into the skin or into the tissue that you’re working with. And then in some cases, you also need to go […]