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Atomic bonds, colorbonds and silicons

April 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$6

Materials of the future – “painting” the picture of the silicon age.

Not Just a Pretty Face! The Science of Paint

Dr Phil Barker (Research Fellow, University of Wollongong)

From high-tech paint on your car to the paint on your wall, many types of surface coating are encountered in day-to-day life. Here the components of paint will be viewed from a molecular level and factors affecting performance in-service are described.

Beyond the Silicon Age

Dr David Cortie (Research Fellow, University of Wollongong)

 @DavidCortie1

Silicon has been the miracle material behind the rise in miniature computers in the past fifty years. In this talk, I will discuss the challenges in the future of silicon, and the international race to find a replacement.

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Date:
April 14, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$6
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Website:
https://pintofscience.com.au/event/atomic-bonds-colorbonds-and-silicons

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Pint of Science