[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schade

Sailing with Nerves of Glass

Caption: To measure the forces acting on the sail, researchers have fitted it with a web of glass fibers.

Credit: Fraunhofer HHI

Usage Restrictions: The picture may be used for editorial purposes only. It is protected by copyright. The use is free of charge if the reference is mentioned.

Related news release: Sailing with nerves of glass

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]