Industry 4.0

 

Industry 4.0

Anomaly Detection in Materials Digital Twins with Multiscale ICME for Additive Manufacturing
19/06/2024 - Abstract Detecting anomaly in fatigue and fracture experimental materials science is an interesting yet challenging topic. The reasons are threefold. First, the anomalous...
Microstructure and mechanical properties of a porous ceramic composite with needle?like mullite and zirconia
19/06/2024 - Porous mullite ceramics have good properties for high?temperature applications, but porosity gives place to ceramics with low mechanical strength, which restricts the service life in their potential...
Soft Pumps: Catalysts for Advancing Fluid?Driven Soft Robots
14/06/2024 - Soft pumps are crucial components in enabling untethered and wearable soft robots. This article offers a concise perspective on the latest advancements in soft pump technologies, highlighting...
The Effects of Shear Stress on the Micromechanical Properties of 3D Printable Biopolymer Nanocomposites using a Custom?Designed Extrusion Based 3D Printer
14/06/2024 - Current advancements in 3D printing technology have the potential to facilitate the production of scaffolds and implants for various biomedical applications, including bone repair and regeneration....
Advanced Support Structures in Metal Additive Manufacturing: A Comparative Analysis of Porous Media for Enhanced Part Quality and Removal Efficiency
13/06/2024 - This study examines innovative support structures in laser powder bed additive manufacturing for metals, focusing on cuboid and lap shear specimens. Process adjustments lead to porous supports,...
A multicrosslinked network composite hydrogel scaffold based on DLP photocuring printing for nasal cartilage repair
14/06/2024 - Natural hydrogels are widely employed in tissue engineering and have excellent biodegradability and biocompatibility. Unfortunately, the utilization of such hydrogels in the field of...
Interpreting optimised data-driven solution with explainable artificial intelligence (XAI) for water quality assessment for better decision-making in pollution management
17/06/2024 - In Saudi Arabia, water pollution and drinking water scarcity pose a major challenge and jeopardise the achievement of sustainable development goals. The urgent need for rapid and accurate...
Low?temperature sintering performance study of CCTO–Mn–Co series black Al2O3 ceramics by the one?step method
16/06/2024 - To confer light?blocking properties upon the Al2O3 encapsulation material, this study employed a one?step method using ??Al2O3 as the main raw material to synthesize CaCu3Ti4O12(CCTO)–MnO2–Co2O3...
Dual?Responsive Gradient Structured Actuator via Photopolymerization?Induced Diffusion
12/06/2024 - A method has been developed for the fabrication of gradient?structured actuators with cross?link variation by using two distinct photoinitiator systems to selectively trigger thiol?ene polymerization...
Quantifying uncertainty in fatigue crack growth of SLM 316L through advanced predictive modeling
13/06/2024 - Optimizing structural designs is crucial today, with additive manufacturing, particularly selective laser melting, gaining prominence. Thorough mechanical characterization of new materials remains...
Modified cotton gauze with high hemostatic efficacy due to controllable hygroscopicity and wet tissue adhesiveness
11/06/2024 - Large strain mechanical behaviors of optically clear adhesives for flexible electronic devices under different temperature, humidity, and strain rates.AbstractOptically clear adhesives (OCAs), a type...
Surface modification of additively manufactured Inconel 718 alloy by low?energy high?current electron beam irradiation
08/06/2024 - The effect of low?energy high?current electron beam (LEHCEB) irradiation on the microstructure and nanohardness of Inconel 718 alloy produced by laser powder bed fusion (L?PBF) additive manufacturing...
Giant Iontronic Flexoelectricity in Soft Hydrogels Induced by Tunable Biomimetic Ion Polarization
07/06/2024 - Flexoelectricity features the strain gradient?induced mechanoelectric conversion using materials not limited by their crystalline symmetry, but state?of?the?art flexoelectric materials exhibit very...
Self?Amputating and Interfusing Machines
07/06/2024 - Yang et al. introduce a reversible cohesive interface made of thermoplastic elastomer that allows for strong attachment and easy detachment of distributed soft robot modules without direct human...
Topologically Optimized Graded Foams
05/06/2024 - A process?focused alternative to 3D printing is reported, based on topology optimization and gas foaming. A 3D density map optimized for three?point bending is designed and produced by gas foaming a...
Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Hybrid and Monolithic Reinforced Hypoeutectic Al–Si Matrix Composites
05/06/2024 - In this study, the combined effects of Si element and reinforcing particles on the microstructural characteristics and tribological properties of Fe?based metallic glass (FMG) monolithic reinforced...
High?Strength Wear?Resistant Cu/Tungsten Carbide/Diamond Composites Fabricated by Powder Metallurgy
05/06/2024 - In this work, Cu?based composites with diamond and tungsten carbide (WC) are fabricated by high?energy ball milling and rapid hot?pressing sintering. As a result, the compressive strength of Cu/7...
Intrinsic Elastomer with Remarkable Dielectric Constant via Elastification of Relaxor Ferroelectric Polymer
05/06/2024 - High?dielectric?constant elastomers have always been playing a critical role in the development of wearable electronics for actuation, energy storage, and sensing; therefore, there is an urgent need...
Additive Manufacturing of Biodegradable Molybdenum – From Powder to Vascular Stent
05/06/2024 - Magnesium, iron and zinc based biodegradable metals are widely recognized as promising candidate materials for the next generation of bioresorbable stent (BVS). However, none of those metal BVSs are...
Elastic–Plastic Fully ??Conjugated Polymer with Excellent Energy Dissipation Capacity for Ultra?Deep?Blue Flexible Polymer Light?Emitting Diodes with CIEy = 0.04
04/06/2024 - Emerging intrinsically flexible fully ??conjugated polymers (F?CPs) are a promising functional material for flexible optoelectronics, attributed to their potential interchain interpenetration and...
Fully 3D?Printed Miniature Soft Hydraulic Actuators with Shape Memory Effect for Morphing and Manipulation
04/06/2024 - Achieving both rich shape morphing and shape locking remains challenging in miniature soft actuators. Fully multi?material 3D?printed, sub?millimeter thin?plate?like miniature soft hydraulic...