Telescope Hexapod Assembly with ALLVAR Alloy ultra-stable struts shown. A zoomed in image is shown on the negative CTE portion of the strut. The Words Creating the future of ultra-stable struts is shown above the image.

Creating the Future of Ultra-Stable Telescopes

The Ultra-Stable Telescope Challenge NASA’s future astrophysics mission to identify habitable planets outside our solar system, known as exoplanets, is driving the need for 10-meter

Struts for Telescopes

ALLVAR Awarded SBIR Phase I Contract

College Station, TX, December 1, 2021 – ALLVAR, a materials startup that specializes in novel negative coefficient of thermal expansion (negative CTE) alloys, announced today

Precision Manufacturing Solutions with Negative Thermal Expansion Materials

Precision Manufacturing Solutions with ALLVAR Alloys

By Jeremy McAllister Imagine What’s Possible  At ALLVAR, we are working to better understand what types of precision manufacturing challenges our alloys can tackle. This “unobtanium” material is brand new in the materials space – the

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