automotive · Climate change · Ketan Deshpande · New Technology · Sustainable living · Travel

How to maximize fuel economy

So the answer to "how efficient are today's cars" is, lot more efficient if we as drivers join forces with the technology.Leverage the features and technologies car makers are providing and lets reduce our carbon footprint starting from today!Post by Ketan Deshpande, MN

Climate change · New Technology · renewable energy

NASA’s fusion powered rocket prototype

In recent news NASA has disclosed that they are funding a startup that is working towards developing a working prototype for a fusion powered rocket.Scientists revealed that they may have addressed a few key challenges in sustaining a fusion reaction.

3D printing · additive manufacturing · automotive · elastomer · Material technology · medical industry · New Technology

Latest developments in 3D printing of Silicone elastomer

Wacker's ACEO technology utilizes Drop-On-Demand approach which delivers precise drops of silicone material which flow into each other, building a continuous layer, layer is then cured with a UV light. 

elastomer · Material technology · New Technology

High Performance elastomers for the Oil & Gas Industry

"Harsh" is the way James Walker describes the environments in the Oil & Gas industry they serve. Such applications require materials with exceptional performance characteristics to avoid a wide variety of catastrophic failures including Rapid Gas Decompression (RGD).James Walker has recently reported that their Vermilion® Three has become the first and only elastomer to receive Shell TAT approval to Shell MESC SPE 85/301.

Automation · automotive · elastomer · General · Global trends · Industry 4.0 · manufacturing · medical industry · New Technology · Thermoplastic

Need a clean surface fast then use lasers

Laser cleaning operates by ablating a specific layer of material or substrate is uncovered through the removal of undesired layers or incoherent particle distributions. Laser cleaning process now has found a wide variety of uses ranging from Aerospace, Automotive, composite manufacturing, Medical and Pharmaceutical, etc. industries

automotive · New Technology

Is this the evolution of the car engine

Acquarius Energy Generation from Israel is one such company that is claiming a breakthrough in engine efficiency. Their solution hits on many important elements of the engine: Complexity, Weight, Cost, Efficiency, etc..Company is working with automotive industry leaders to develop applications.