3/29/2016 – Professor Ellen Arruda developing a shock-absorbing football helmet

The lab of Macro Professor Ellen Arruda and the Mitigatium project team has worked to develop a shock-absorbing football helmet that provides better head protection than current technology. The material aims to protect heads against force and impulse rather than just the peak force that can be endured.  The project is funded in part by the NFL, Under Armour, and GE. Read More