NCESR grant leads to breakthrough in fiber study

Dr. Yuris Dzenis, a faculty member in Mechanical and Materials Engineering, recently published an article in Applied Materials & Interfaces ( a journal of the American Chemical Society ) on a study that allowed him and other researchers on the project to explain the differences in fibrillation.  The article also received the honor of gracing the cover of the journal.  To view the article, go to Study yields breakthroughs in understanding failure of high-performance fibers.