Bringing the Future to the Present: Flexible Macroelectronics

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Cell phones that can bend and roll? University of Maryland undergraduates Jonathan Chung and Ed Dechamphai are studying how to do that with flexible macroelectronics. Chung won the grand-prize in Texas Instruments’ 2008 national Vision for Voice Video Contest for his idea, "Visualizing the Translation," using flexible macroelectronics technology. Chung, entering his junior year at Maryland in the fall, proposed a unique pair of glasses that could display a real-time translated foreign...

Photolithography

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University of Maryland undergraduate Kyu Jang studies materials that might help him design cars of the future.

Thin-Film Deposition - The Next Generation of Video Games

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A University of Maryland physics major takes you into his lab to show you how the little films that create video games are made.

Examining Fire Safety of On-Campus Housing or Your Room is a Mess!

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A University of Maryland undergraduate Gemstone team shows how the typical dorm room can be a fire hazard and how to make it safer

MX-2 Space Suit Analogue

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University of Maryland undergraduates Ali Husain, Heather Bradshaw and Adam Mirvis make a splash with their research on the spacesuit of tomorrow in the University of Maryland 's Neutral Buoyancy Research Facility .

Understanding Fire Phenomena

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Why things burn, with super video of flame, by University of Maryland fire protection engineering graduate students Haiwen Ding and Jeff Keslin