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Yale Flexible Robotic Fabric

Yale Researchers Develop Flexible Robotic Fabric That Can Change Its Shape and Stiffness Spontaneously

Popularity of soft robotics is growing rapidly. Now a team of researchers from Yale University have made a breakthrough in this field with a robotic fabric that can be used […]
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PolyOne acquires fiberline

PolyOne Acquires Fiber Material Manufacturer Fiber-Line for $120 Million

PolyOne Corp., a specialty polymer company, has acquired Fiber-Line, a global leader in customized engineered fibers and composite materials for $120 million, according to a press release. PolyOne was exhibiting […]
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Pressure-sensitive fiber

MIT Engineers Create Pressure-Responsive Smart Fibers That Change Color to Show Bandage Pressure

MIT engineers have created stretchable photonic fibers that change color in reaction to pressure. The researchers believe this invention could lead to production of color-changing bandages that allow healthcare professionals […]
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