Podcast: AI for Mechanical Design, the Key to Thwarting Quantum Hackers, Making Better Batteries

02 Feb, 2021

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Podcast: AI for Mechanical Design, the Key to Thwarting Quantum Hackers, Making Better Batteries

AI for Mechanical Design, the Key to Thwarting Quantum Hackers, Making Better Batteries

In this episode, we discuss an AI algorithm that can streamline the mechanical design process, how quantum keys can thwart hackers, and a new generation of li-ion batteries. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.


EPISODE NOTES

(0:57) Order Up! AI Finds the Right Material – 

Researchers from CMU and UCalgary made an AI algorithm to help designers choose the correct material for a part based on its intended end use.

(6:15) Unique Testbed In Eindhoven Paves The Way For Unhackable 'Quantum Internet' – 

Eindhoven researchers have devised a method to protect our data from hackers with quantum computers.

(10:51) New Technique Extends Next-Generation Lithium Metal Batteries – 

A group from Columbia added potassium to lithium ion batteries to make them safer and longer-lasting. 

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