On this episode of the Sustainable Nano podcast, we talk about one example of how nanotechnology is changing something many people use every day: bikes! Margy Robinson, a graduate student in the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology and a competitive cyclist, explains how carbon nanotubes and graphene are currently being incorporated into some high-end bicycles.
For more information, check out Margy’s blog posts on this topic: Nanomaterials in Bicycles???? Part 1 and Part 2.
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ABOUT THIS EPISODE
Interviewee: Margy Robinson
Producer/Narrator: Miriam Krause
Music sources: Our music is by Ketsa and sound effects are from ZapSplat
Puncture-proof tires? I want those! Very interesting conversation.
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