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Molecular Mechanisms in Smart Materials

Synopsis
In the 1996 Turnbull Lecture sponsored by the American Materials Research Society, Robert E Newnham of Pennsylvania State University describes his pioneering efforts in the field of ceramic composites for electronic and optical applications. He discusses the theory behind these composites as well as their translation into smart materials and devices.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS (NTSC). col. 55 min.
Year of production
1996
Availability
Sale; 2000 sale: $149.00 (+p&p) (NTSC only)
Subjects
Engineering
Keywords
ceramics; composite materials; materials science

Credits

Writer
Robert E Newnham
Cast
Robert E Newnham 

Sponsor

Name

Materials Research Society, USA

Distributor

Name

Insight Media

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Address
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Notes
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