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SMART MATERIALS IN NEW TECHNOLOGIES

17:00 13 SEPTEMBERYURY GOGOTSI @ DREXEL UNIVERSITY

HOW DO SMART MATERIALS AFFECT OUR LIVES? HOW SOON COULD WE CREATE A BATTERY THAT RECHARGES IN JUST A FEW MINUTES INSTEAD OF HOURS? AND WHAT ABOUT SMART CLOTHING THAT CAN MEASURE THE PRESSURE AND TEMPERATURE OF OUR BODY AND TRANSMIT THIS INFORMATION DIRECTLY TO A DOCTOR? YURY GOGOTSI, THE MOST CITED SCIENTIST OF UKRAINIAN ORIGIN WILL TELL US ABOUT WHERE ELSE NEW MATERIALS COULD BE USED AND HOW THIS WILL AFFECT OUR BEHAVIOR AND HABITS IN THE FUTURE.