27 May '18, 9am

#BMW, #MIT Self-Assembly Lab design first printed inflatable material; liquid printed pneumatics

#BMW, #MIT Self-Assembly Lab design first printed inflatable material; liquid printed pneumatics

The BMW Design Department in collaboration with MIT’s Self-Assembly Laboratory have successfully developed printed inflatable material technologies that selftransform, adapt and morph from one state to another. This commission is on display for the first time during the exhibition The Future Starts Here , which explores the power of design in shaping the world of tomorrow, at V&A museum in London. The BMW Design Department and MIT’s Self-Assembly Laboratory have started their cross-disciplinary study two years back with the mutual ambition to push the boundaries of material technologies. BMW’s forward-thinking concepts of future interiors that can interact and adapt seamlessly were the starting point of an in-depth exploration by MIT’s Self-Assembly Laboratory. This collaboration resulted in the first example of a fully printed inflatable that can be customized to any size...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2018/05/20180527-bmw.html

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