This fiber optic graphic mural skyline visually shows the changing of the seasons. The building and foliage in the mural change colors to show the four seasons. It measures 60 by 120 ft and incorporates more than 8 miles of fiber optics with just four 50W halogen bulbs rated at 5,000 hours each. It is designed for large public areas such as shopping malls, theme parks, retailers and restaurants.
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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