Two materials currently under development—self-healing
composites and “bubbloy”—could be the key to creating auto bodies that regenerate after an accident.
By Mark FrauenfelderPosted 12.01.2004 at 5:00 pm 0 Comments
It’s a shame how easily cars get dented. All it takes is a runaway shopping cart or a reckless jerk pulling into an adjacent parking spot. Why not make them from carbon-fiber composites, which are stronger, stiffer and lighter than steel?