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UCLA Researchers Create High-Strength Composites by Upcycling Polymer Foams

A team of researchers led by UCLA chemical engineers has discovered a way to make tough and durable composite materials with strength comparable to that of cement, by recycling a common polymer foam found in sofas and mattresses. 

Restoring a Medieval Mosaic With ‘Sol’

Restoring a Medieval Mosaic With ‘Sol’

By UCLA Samueli Newsroom [social_share_button]Working diligently to remove a gray salt layer from a million individual pieces of glass, three Czech conservators and a UCLA Engineering professor have been restoring a renowned mosaic in central Europe. By M. Abraham...