10/10/2016

Engineering

'Sensing skin' detects cracks, harmful chemicals in structures

Researchers have developed a multi-layered "sensing skin" to detect corrosive or otherwise harmful substances in structures. The skin can also detect cracks and other structural flaws that are invisible to the naked eye.

Computer Sciences

MeQuanics: Let's play quantum computation for serious results

(Tech Xplore)—Can a 3-D puzzle become a favored tool of quantum software engineers? There is reason to hope for Japan-based Simon Devitt at the Center for Emergent Matter Science, Riken. Just play meQuanics, a 3-D puzzle ...