A comprehensive overview of tungsten including history, occurrence, deposits, supply, mining and benficiation, prising, processing, recycling, toxicity and applications.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1201 | 21 Jan 2002
Tungsten has the highest melting point (3410°C) and the highest tensile strength at temperatures over 1650°C of all the metals. It is used for lamp filaments, x-ray targets, aerospace applications and...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=614 | 28 Jul 2001
BASF has announced that it will start-up a new multi-million euro fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) catalysts testing and research laboratory at the hte Aktiengesellschaft (hte) facility in...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=36034 | 14 Mar 2013
SECO/WARWICK S.A. has supplied a model 2.0VP-4025-78UHV vacuum furnace to the Institute for Nuclear Studies in Swierk, Poland. The furnace is used for the global production of accelerating structures...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=26409 | 8 Dec 2010
The finalised programme for PM Asia 2009 is now available online.
Over 30 international speakers will be covering topics including:
High Performance PM Applications in the Automotive Sector...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=16026 | 16 Mar 2009
Yesterday, Wacker Chemie AG honored Dr. Volker Stanjek, Dr. Wolfram Schindler and Dr. Thomas Kammel with this year’s “Alexander Wacker Innovation Award” for their pioneering work in...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=12830 | 4 Jul 2008
BASF SE and hte have reached an agreement for BASF to increase its stake in Heidelberg-based hte Aktiengesellschaft from 12.7 percent to 75 percent plus one share. The vendors and BASF have agreed not...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=11818 | 4 Apr 2008
A groundbreaking and innovative public-private partnership aimed at advancing the automobile industry through high-performance computing (HPC) called Automotive Simulation Center Stuttgart was founded...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=11613 | 18 Mar 2008
Wiley-VCH, part of the scientific and technical publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and ChemPubSoc Europe, an association of 16 chemical societies, have announced the launch of...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=31473 | 18 Dec 2011
Structured surfaces have special properties. It would be desirable to make these properties switchable.
This, for example, would allow for friction and adhesion to be specifically switched on and off...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=27407 | 29 Jan 2011