How can Desalination Plants be Facilitated by Small Gas Turbines

How can Desalination Plants be Facilitated by Small Gas Turbines

By Surbhi JainMay 18, 2022Reviewed by Susha Cheriyedath, M.Sc. In an article recently published in the open-access journal energiesresearchers discussed the feasibility of hybrid desalination of plants with small gas turbine combined heat and power (CHP) systems. Study: Feasibility of Hybrid Desalination Plants Coupled with Small Gas Turbine CHP Systems. Image Credit: Andrea Izzotti/Shutterstock.com Background … Read more

Fatigue Resistance of 3D Printed Al-Si Alloys

Fatigue Resistance of 3D Printed Al-Si Alloys

By Surbhi JainMay 18, 2022Reviewed by Susha Cheriyedath, M.Sc. In an article recently published in the journal Additive Manufacturing Lettersresearchers presented an elastic-plastic fracture mechanical approach to assessing uniform fatigue damage tolerance for additively manufactured and cast Al-Si alloys. Study: Uniform Fatigue Damage Tolerance Assessment for Additively Manufactured and Cast Al-Si Alloys: An Elastic-Plastic Fracture … Read more

Scientists Review Latest Advances in Semiconducting Polymers

Scientists Review Latest Advances in Semiconducting Polymers

Writing in the journal energiesa team of researchers from MIT and the University of Mississippi has reviewed the latest advances in conducting and semiconducting polymers. Study: Recent Progress in Conjugated Conducting and Semiconducting Polymers for Energy Devices. Image Credit: nevodka/Shutterstock.com Semiconducting Polymers Polymers have received increased research interest recently due to their potential as organic … Read more

Using Microwave Radiation to 4D Print

Using Microwave Radiation to 4D Print

By Surbhi JainMay 18, 2022Reviewed by Susha Cheriyedath, M.Sc. In an article recently published in the journal Additive Manufacturingresearchers presented the ferromagnetic polylactic acid (PLA) untethered and selectively actuated microwave 4D printing. Study: Untethered selectively actuated microwave 4D printing through ferromagnetic PLA. Image Credit: Technicsorn Stocker/Shutterstock.com Background 4D printing is a unique extension of additive … Read more

What is the Effect of Radiotherapy on Teeth?

What is the Effect of Radiotherapy on Teeth?

A team of researchers from France has investigated the effects of radiotherapy on tooth enamel and the potential induction of tooth decay. Their findings have appeared in the journal Dental Materials. Study: The effect of therapeutic radiation on dental enamel and dentin: A systematic review. Image Credit: Mark_Kostich/Shutterstock.com Background to the Research Worldwide, head and … Read more

Laser 3D-Printing Magnetic Cores

Laser 3D-Printing Magnetic Cores

A new paper published in the journal energies has investigated the efficient manufacture of magnetic cores using laser additive manufacturing processes. The research has been conducted by scientists from the Tallinn University of Estonia and the Estonian University of Life Sciences. Study: Laser Additively Manufactured Magnetic Core Design and Process for Electrical Machine Applications. Image … Read more

KNN Regression Model in Python. Blend the simplicity of a Linear Model… | by Gustavo Santos | May, 2022

KNN Regression Model in Python.  Blend the simplicity of a Linear Model… |  by Gustavo Santos |  May, 2022

Blend the simplicity of a Linear Model with the power of K-Nearest Neighbors Photo by Derick McKinney on Unsplash Regression Regression is a very simple algorithm. A quick search here in Medium and you’ll find hundreds of posts about Linear Regression. Therefore, I won’t spend much time defining it. I’ll just say that Linear Regression … Read more