Thursday December 22, 2011

Researchers Develop Self-Healing Electronics

If you thought getting away from killer robots from the future was hard now, wait until they are made of this stuff!

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But what if the chip could repair itself like a certain vertically challenged Canadian mutant? That's exactly what researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign managed to do after placing self-healing polymers on top of a gold circuit.