materials Archives - The Triz Journal
Our patent of the month this month takes us to a quartet of inventors at the Battelle Memorial Institute in Washington State. US10,369,748 was awarded to the team on August 6. The invention takes us on a rare …
Scientists have created materials that shrink uniformly in all directions when heated under normal everyday conditions, using a cheap and industrially scalable process. This potentially opens up a new paradigm of thermal-expansion control that will make electronic devices …
Living organisms expand and contract soft tissues to achieve complex, 3-D movements and functions, but replicating those movements with human-made materials has proven challenging.
A University of Texas at Arlington researcher recently published groundbreaking research in Nature Communications …
The value of smart material comes from its contradiction-solving abilities; linking the contradiction-solving material to a specific market need is critical to commercializing the product. Contradiction resolving is important to innovation.
The destruction of large stones, pieces of structures, hard soil monoliths, etc. is often necessary to begin construction – new destruction methods were required.
Re-printed from the TPD Symposium.
Semyon D. Savransky, Ph.D. The TRIZ Experts, USA E-mail: TRIZ_SDS@Hotmail.com
The polyscreen approach proposed by Genrich Saulovich Altshuller is used …