14 Jul '11, 10pm

#Singapore: NTU team invents 'self-healing' paint: SCIENTISTS in Singapore have invented paint that 'heals' itse...

Project leader Yang Jinglei (right), 34, an assistant professor at the university's School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, said the paint is ready for commercialisation and the team is looking for industry partners. -- PHOTO: NTU SCIENTISTS in Singapore have invented paint that 'heals' itself, protecting cars from rust and corrosive substances such as saltwater. It can also be applied on structures such as buildings and bridges to reduce the number of times they have to be repainted. The research, by a team from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), was published in the Journal of Material Chemistry last month. The NTU-funded project started in January last year Project leader Yang Jinglei, 34, an assistant professor at the university's School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, said the paint is ready for commercialisation and the team is looking for indus...

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SINGAPORE: Scientists from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have developed a special anti-rust coating for metals. T...