I have owned two Timex Ironman watches and I just lost the second one after 5-7 years of use. I was thrilled to find that my old one was still keeping perfect time. Believe it or not, the ironman watch line with its Indiglo backlit screen is 25 years old! I was considering buying a fancy watch, but who can argue with the durability and utility of the Ironman. And after my loss, the original watch bailed me out.
Researchers working with additive manufacturing have said multimaterial techniques will allow industry “to fabricate materials with combinations of density, strength, and thermal expansion that do not exist [yet].”
The term "multiphysics" is used to describe the simulation of multiple types of physics and their influence on one another -- for example, the investigation of the behavior of a chemical in liquid form will involve both chemistry and fluid dynamics.
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