Automotive Materials

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Whether it is steel, aluminum, glass, plastic, magnesium , or something else, you’re going to find it in a car or truck and you’re going to find it here. Even wood. Really.

ARTICLES

  • Automotive Materials
  • Making Tires from Weeds (Seriously)

    While many people bring out the Roundup to get rid of those vexing dandelions, the people at Continental Tire are finding that the weeds can serve as a source for rubber.

  • Automotive Materials
  • Steel, Aluminum & Sustainability

    If there’s one thing (and it may be the only thing) that the aluminum and steel industries agree upon, it’s this: We’re leaving the steel era and entering an age of automotive material options, where there are combinations of different materials, not just one dominant material.

  • Automotive Materials
  • Audi’s Intelligent Aluminum Forming

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  • Better Simulation for Performance Plastics

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  • Automotive Materials
  • Hot, Hot, Hot: Plastics Handling the Under Hood Heat

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    BLOGS

    The Bentley of Smartphones

    Although there is an ongoing battle at the corporate level and often a kerfuffle at the individual level between the iPhone and the Samsung Galaxy, those two phones are really somewhat trivial compared to the Vertu. “Vertu?” Yes, that’s the phone that can set you back thousands of dollars.

    Lotus: Pure Michigan

    One of the leading automotive engineering consultancies in the world in Lotus Engineering.

    Audi: To the Moon!

    The Google Xprize is not about the Google Car, though arguably it does have an automotive aspect to it.