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Michigan State University Teams Up with FirstIgnite to Support their Recoverable Liquid Nanofoam Energy Absorbers Technology.

By August 26, 2022No Comments

FirstIgnite and Michigan State University partnered together this Summer to increase corporate engagement support for the lead inventor, Dr. Weiyi Lu, and to further develop the understanding of a novel energy absorption system consisting of a non-hazardous liquid, proprietary nanoporous particles, and selected levels of additional gas.

Organizations like Beyond Gravity, Gentex, Avon Protection, and many more engaged with staff from Michigan State University to learn more about how this technology, coined “liquid nanofoam” by MSU researchers, which offers high energy absorption at low thickness to weight ratios.

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