Mica is a naturally occurring mineral and as such its exact composition varies between grades. Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties are provided.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2265 | 6 Jan 2004
High maximum operating temperature, high oxygen index and low mould shrinkage compared with other filled phenolics. Finds uses in the electrical and electronics industry.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=732 | 21 Aug 2001
Best combination of electrical characteristics compared with other filled phenolics. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=670 | 16 Aug 2001
This detailed account provides information on the mechanical, thermal, electrical and chemical properties of MACOR. Also included are details on machining such as sawing, turning, milling, drilling,...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4768 | 15 Jun 2009
With the increasing popularity of DNA- and RNA-based materials, the ability to accurately and repeatably mesure and image these materials is of higher importance. Aspects such as probe radius,...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4077 | 14 Feb 2008
TappingMode imaging is a key advance in atomic force microscopy (AFM) of soft, adhesive or fragile samples. This patented technique allows high resolution topographic imaging of sample surfaces that...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3279 | 12 Mar 2006
This article examines how Atomic Force Microscopy offers the unique capability of direct, individual investigation of gene delivery vehicles at high resolution in a hydrated state.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3278 | 12 Mar 2006
Thermoplastic additives such as plasticisers, flame retardants, UV stabilisers, antioxidants and other additives are explained. Fillers, reinforcements and blends such as acrylonitrile butadiene...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=507 | 24 May 2001
Atomic Force Microscopy can be used for in-situ monitoring of structural changes induced by thermal transitions, and for visualization of structure transformations caused by swelling and other effects...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3286 | 12 Mar 2006
Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFC) have been of interest for an alternative power generator. Sealing these units is one of the areas that needs further work before they can be put into widespread...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3834 | 7 Jun 2007