Aero-mide(TM) polyimide foam insulation is available in a light density as low as 0.3 pcf. In addition, Aero-mide continues to be available at its original densities of 0.55 and 2 pcf. Aero-mide provides high thermal and acoustical performance in aerospace applications, and is for use in composites with fiberglass for insulating commercial and private aircraft. The insulation is used as a primary or secondary insulation in multiple aerospace applications.
A Tokyo company, Miraisens Inc., has unveiled a device that allows users to move virtual 3D objects around and "feel" them via a vibration sensor. The device has many applications within the gaming, medical, and 3D-printing industries.
In the last few years, use of CFD in building design has increased manifolds. Computational
fluid dynamics is effective in analyzing the flow and thermal properties of air within spaces. It can be used in buildings to find the best measures for comfortable temperature at low energy use.
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