Article - 22 Dec 2015
Polymers are known to have excellent chemical resistance, strength, and elasticity. However, these very properties can hinder their chemical analysis.
Article - 9 Apr 2015
The impact of electric and natural gas costs and their market dynamics and volatility on the carbon fiber production in present and future scenarios.
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Bicomponent extrusion is a novel process for producing ceramic fibres with distinct core and sheath phases. These materials have potential use in metal and ceramic matrix composites and have the...
Article - 19 Jun 2001
Since the turn of the century, the explosion of information technology has created a requirement for large quantities of high-quality fiber optic cables, which are thousands of kilometers long and 100...
Article - 12 Nov 2013
In this interview, AZoM talks to David Wallis, Product and Technical Support Manager at Hexcel, about the composition, properties and applications of the unique prepreg HexTOOL®.
Article - 31 Aug 2018
Thermoplastic composites have, since their advent 15 years ago, provided aircraft manufacturers with a strong, resilient structural composite. Aerospace design permittable databases are available for...
Article - 3 Apr 2018
Current energy trends that are shifting toward increased use of natural gas can bring about performance and economic benefits under some conditions when taken into account while designing a carbon...
Article - 28 Apr 2020
This article discusses how to acquire high-volume PIC assembly and testing.
Article - 8 May 2001
The trend behind MMC development has tapered off of late, but a thriving indutry still exists. MMC's remain popular for automotive, aerospace and sporting goods due to their light weight and high...
Article - 29 Nov 2001
Powder injection moulding (PIM) and powder co-injection moulding (PCM) are similar to polymer injection moulding. They are used to produce shaped components from powders and are suited to ceramic,...