New study uses ideas from string theory and quantum field theory to simplify calculations of transcendental numbers, like pi and Euler’s Zeta function.

Metallurgy

Mumbai
11 Mar 2023

Two new studies from the Indian Institute of Bombay (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, show the importance of defects in the arrangement of atoms in a crystal, called dislocations, in shaping the physical properties of metallic alloys.

Mumbai
12 Jul 2021

A new cooling model gave better predictions of the strength and ductility of cast iron