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Robots to the Rescue: ImPACT Tough Robotics Challenge Autumn 2017
5-December-2017

The latest ImPACT Tough Robotics Challenge public demonstration featured practical applications, with fire fighters taking part and more integrated robots capable of complex tasks.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
A fast reactor system to shorten the lifetime of long-lived fission products
5-December-2017

Researchers in Japan have proposed a more efficient method to reduce radioactive waste.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
Better properties for magnesium alloy
4-December-2017

Optimized processing improves the mechanical strength and workability of magnesium alloy as a lighter alternative to aluminum alloy.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Leaving lead behind
4-December-2017

Thin films of a lead-free piezoelectric finally match the performance of the lead-bearing standard.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Transforming how we think about soils—from the ground up
4-December-2017

A new soil classification, and tools to implement it, helps understanding of the properties of the ground underpinning geo-engineering projects.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
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