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Celluloid

  • Ian Baker
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Abstract

Celluloid is a material that was invented to solve a materials shortage in a game – which it didn’t really do – but ended up in a enabling a whole new industry.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ian Baker
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  1. 1.Thayer School of EngineeringDartmouth CollegeHanoverUSA

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