To fix a cooling problem in for example electronic devices, we have experimented with a carpet of nano-wires. Guess what, it works.
Friction is important in everyday life, but because it is everywhere we often take it completely for granted. Every time you stand still, walk, or hold an object, friction helps you to control movements. At the same time, the friction of moving parts in machines, and the associated wear, costs modern societies an enormous amount of energy and materials.
After finishing my master degree the spring 2014 in Materials Science and Technology I decided to devote three more years at NTNU as a…
As it has become more difficult to find new reservoirs for oil and gas production, the petroleum industry has shifted focus to researching ways…