We are pleased to note that several popular science media outlets have covered a recent paper from Prof. Chattopadhyay’s group in the journal Scientific Advances: Morphogenesis and mechanostabilization of complex natural and 3D printed shapes (by Chandra Sekhar Tiwary, Sharan Kishore, Suman Sarkar, Debiprosad Roy Mahapatra, Pulickel M. Ajayan, Kamanio Chattopadhyay).
Here’s a partial list:
Cynthia Graber at Scientific American: 60 Second Science: Seashell Shapes Show Strength for Safety.
Vijay Shankar Balakrishnan at Nature India: 3D-prints reveal how strong seashells are
Rachel Fobar at Popular Science: Wy packaging and fallout shelters should take design cues from seashells.