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Bioactive Glass: An Interview with Ted Day

Bioactive Glass: An Interview with Ted Day

Ted Day, CEO of Mo-Sci Corporation, Talks to AZoM.com about their Bioactive glass and the huge application benefits it has for a variety of industries. [More]
Analysing Elemental Composition Through a Plastic Barrier

Analysing Elemental Composition Through a Plastic Barrier

In most elemental analysis techniques, a sample needs to be exposed to the excitation source and/or placed under vacuum. [More]
Optimizing Routines for WDS with EDAX TEAM™ Smart Focus

Optimizing Routines for WDS with EDAX TEAM™ Smart Focus

Wavelength-dispersive spectrometry (WDS) is an advanced method of microanalysis, which offers high-quality peak separation, element detection and quantification results. [More]
Designing a Machine Tool for Spherical Lens Production

Designing a Machine Tool for Spherical Lens Production

In the early 1990s, the Opticam® SM machine was developed for use in the analysis of microgrinding at the Center for Optics Manufacturing, University of Rochester. [More]
Instant Mixing Technology by Using Continuous Wet Agglomeration

Instant Mixing Technology by Using Continuous Wet Agglomeration

Agglomeration refers to the process of enlargement of particle sizes where fine powder particles are coupled to form large, permanent masses wherein original particles can still be identified. [More]
Designing CNC Grinding Machines for the Deterministic Micro Grinding of Glass Optical Lenses

Designing CNC Grinding Machines for the Deterministic Micro Grinding of Glass Optical Lenses

Back in the early 1990s, Rank Pneumo designed and built the Opticam SM lens grinding machine according to the specifications laid down by the Center for Optics Manufacturing (COM) in Rochester, New York. [More]

The Design of Ultra Precise Machine Slides

The carriages or slides utilized to provide highly accurate translational motion for determining machines or optical quality machine tools present unique challenges to design engineers. [More]
Using a Modular Approach for Diamond Machining

Using a Modular Approach for Diamond Machining

Customized designed components are used for developing equipment that is used for machining diamond turned optical components. These components comprise slides and spindles that are produced particularly for the design at hand. [More]
The Development of Machine Components at the Nanoscale

The Development of Machine Components at the Nanoscale

Machine components developed with the aim of attaining precision of the order of nanometers must be made of stable materials and simple in form. [More]
Using Spectrometers for Inline Testing in the Display, SSL and Other Industries: an Interview with Steven Goetstouwers

Using Spectrometers for Inline Testing in the Display, SSL and Other Industries: an Interview with Steven Goetstouwers

Steven Goetstouwers, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Admesy BV, speaks to AZoM.com about the company and how their spectrometers integrate into production lines with ease for inline monitoring and testing in a variety of industries. [More]