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The 'Next Theory of Superconductivity'

The 'Next Theory of Superconductivity'

Scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory are utilizing very high magnetic fields to understand the properties of high-temperature superconductivity. They aim to create a superconductor that would be able to function at room temperature, without the necessity of any cooling. [More]
PVDF Incorporated with Carbon Nanotubes and Buckyballs Could Improve its Electricity Generating Properties

PVDF Incorporated with Carbon Nanotubes and Buckyballs Could Improve its Electricity Generating Properties

Walter Voit, Ph.D., of the University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) along with co-researchers has successfully incorporated carbon nanotubes and “buckyball” clusters in PVDF material to improve its electricity-generating properties. [More]
WITec Announces Winners of 2015 Paper Awards in Raman Imaging and Micro-Raman Spectroscopy Fields

WITec Announces Winners of 2015 Paper Awards in Raman Imaging and Micro-Raman Spectroscopy Fields

The winners of this year’s WITec Paper Awards have been announced. Research groups from Poland, Switzerland and Singapore won the Paper Awards in gold, silver and bronze, respectively. [More]
New Applications Brochure on Complex Motion Control Systems for Scientific Research

New Applications Brochure on Complex Motion Control Systems for Scientific Research

Precision motion control systems leader PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. recently released its newest catalog of precision motion solutions for Beamline Instrumentation. [More]
3D Printing Solutions Provider, Materialise, Enters Strategic Partnership with Kapstone Medical

3D Printing Solutions Provider, Materialise, Enters Strategic Partnership with Kapstone Medical

Materialise, a leading provider of additive manufacturing software and sophisticated 3D printing solutions, announced today a strategic partnership with Kapstone Medical, a product development and intellectual property service provider for medical device innovators. [More]
MIT Researchers Develop Tissue Simulant Gels to Protect Brain Against Severe Impacts

MIT Researchers Develop Tissue Simulant Gels to Protect Brain Against Severe Impacts

MIT researchers are producing novel synthetic polymer-solvent gels known as tissue simulant gels, which simulate the response of real, natural tissues. [More]
New Solar Cell Combines Two Photovoltaic Materials to Harvest More Energy

New Solar Cell Combines Two Photovoltaic Materials to Harvest More Energy

MIT and Stanford University researchers have designed a new solar cell comprising two different sunlight-absorbing material layers to harvest a large amount of solar energy. [More]
VICTREX PEEK Valve Plates Last Twelve Times Longer Than Steel in Reciprocating Compressors

VICTREX PEEK Valve Plates Last Twelve Times Longer Than Steel in Reciprocating Compressors

The efficiency and reliability of reciprocating compressors can be substantially improved through the use of valve plates made of VICTREX® PEEK. [More]
AMETEK Test & Calibration Instruments Launches New Website

AMETEK Test & Calibration Instruments Launches New Website

AMETEK Test & Calibration Instruments (TCI), an established leader in materials testing equipment, has launched a new global website: www.ametektest.com. The new site replaces two existing company web sites: www.lloyd-instruments.com and www.chatillon.com. [More]
New ASTM Biodiesel Blend Measuring Method D7861  Validates Use of Portable Analyzers From Wilks - A Spectro Scientific Company

New ASTM Biodiesel Blend Measuring Method D7861 Validates Use of Portable Analyzers From Wilks - A Spectro Scientific Company

The recently-published ASTM method D7861 for measuring biodiesel blend ratios enables users to take full advantage of the speed, convenience and durability provided by portable infrared analyzers from Wilks - a Spectro Scientific Company. [More]
EDAX Launches the XLNCE X-Ray Metrology Series

EDAX Launches the XLNCE X-Ray Metrology Series

Now that the launch of the XLNCE product line at Pittcon 2015 is behind them, EDAX are looking forward to communicating and explaining the analysis opportunities that the instruments offer to potential customers in the upcoming months. [More]

Pittcon 2015: Micromeritics® Introduces Cloud-Based Analytics, Reporting and Collaboration Infrastructure

Micromeritics announces the availability of MicroActive Share, a cloud-based infrastructure in its product portfolio. This release provides a new platform for bringing together internal and external data protected in ... [More]
Cortec Launches VpCI®-386 HT Black Water-Based High Heat Resistant Acrylic Silicone Coating Solution

Cortec Launches VpCI®-386 HT Black Water-Based High Heat Resistant Acrylic Silicone Coating Solution

Cortec® Corporation, the World Leader in Innovative Corrosion Protection Solutions, introduces VpCI®-386 HT Black - a unique, high heat resistant water-based acrylic silicone primer/topcoat that provides protection in harsh, outdoor unsheltered applications! [More]
NASA SMAP Spacecraft Utilizes TenCate Cetex® Thermoplastic Composites for Mesh Reflector

NASA SMAP Spacecraft Utilizes TenCate Cetex® Thermoplastic Composites for Mesh Reflector

TenCate Advanced Composites, a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced composite materials, provides Northrop Grumman’s Astro Aerospace to utilize TenCate Cetex® thermoplastic composites for the AstroMesh® deployable mesh reflector on the NASA Soil Moisture Active Passive spacecraft. This reflector uses TenCate Cetex® to achieve parabolic shape design, strength, durability, and weight savings. [More]
Coperion Debuts STS Twin Screw Compounding Extruders at Chinaplas 2015

Coperion Debuts STS Twin Screw Compounding Extruders at Chinaplas 2015

The next generation of Coperion’s STS twin screw extruders is making its world public debut at Chinaplas 2015 (Guangzhou / PR China, May 20-23, 2015). The new STS Mc11 series features an increase in torque from 10 to 11.3 Nm/cm³ and for the first time is part of Coperion’s industry-proven ZSK MEGAcompounder method patent. [More]

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