Slip sliding away

Slip sliding away

Research sheds light on friction, lubrication and wear in cartilage Osteoarthritis, which affects some 27 million people in the U.S. alone, occurs when the protective cartilage on the ends of bones wears down over time. The availability of artificial cartilage would...
For the Record, Aug. 14, 2015

For the Record, Aug. 14, 2015

University community reports awards, honors For the Record provides information about recent professional activities of University of Delaware faculty, staff, students and alumni. Recent awards and honors include the following: Awards Zvi Schwartz, UD professor of...
Better Bone Health

Better Bone Health

NIH grant to support continuing research on exercise and bone quality More than 50 million Americans have osteoporosis, which is responsible for two million broken bones and $19 billion in related costs every year. Exercise is one of the best defenses against low bone...
SAMPE Fellow

SAMPE Fellow

CCM director Jack Gillespie recognized by international professional society John W. (Jack) Gillespie Jr., director of the University of Delaware Center for Composite Materials (CCM), has been named a fellow of the Society for Advanced Materials and Process...
For the Record, July 10, 2015

For the Record, July 10, 2015

University community reports honors, presentations, publications For the Record provides information about recent professional activities of University of Delaware faculty, staff, students and alumni. Recent honors, presentations and publications include the...

‘Preforming’ magic

Research team explores a novel way to fabricate preforms for composites In the 1967 movie The Graduate, young Benjamin Braddock gets a now-famous one-word piece of advice about the future from a family friend: plastics. At about the same time, the University of...
Composites, Engineering, Faculty, Students