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When hit by a blast or impact, explosives and propellants used in airbags, rockets, mining, munitions and other engineered systems can accidentally detonate.
The U.S. Air Force has turned to Dr. John Borg, professor and chair of mechanical engineering, to help reduce this likelihood. Borg has received a $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research to study the design and safety of materials that may be susceptible to accidental detonation.
Three mechanical engineering students set out to make 526 new friends by serving free pasta
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