Researchers Take A Cue From Nature To Create Bulletproof Coatings

Posted On: 06/12/20

Engineers from the University of Houston are using chitin – a derivative of glucose found in the cellular walls of arthropods and fungi – and nanoparticle 3D printing techniques to produce high-impact multilayered coatings that can protect soldiers against bullets, lasers, toxic gas and other dangers.

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https://www.egr.uh.edu/news/202005/researchers-take-cue-nature-create-bulletproof-coatings