Article - 15 Mar 2021
Color centers are essentially fluorescent point defects in a solid. Such a defect behaves like a single trapped atom in a solid-state matrix and is stable at room temperature.
Article - 17 Aug 2012
Pure copper has good electrical and thermal conductivity. More than 400 varieties of copper alloys are available. The UNS C78200 leaded nickel silver copper alloy has high corrosion resistance, and...
Article - 4 Dec 2002
The changing state of the heat treatment industry is reviewed. Traditional processes and more recent technologies and their impact are outlined. While written from a UK perspective, much of the...
News - 17 Dec 2020
There is an urgent need for high-energy-density rechargeable batteries to further satisfy the ever-growing demand for electrical energy storage devices.
Triggering the O-related anionic redox...
News - 30 Nov 2017
Computers and smartphones wouldn't be as useful as they are without containing a huge number of apps, videos and music.
Devices generally store information in two ways: via electric fields...
Article - 27 Dec 2010
Semiconductor nanoparticles have been extensively studied from both experimental and theoretical viewpoints, owing to their potential application in solar energy conservation, photo catalysis and in...
Article - 29 Apr 2013
Magnesium is the lightest of all metals and is abundantly available on earth’s crust. It is easily ignitable in carbon dioxide and nitrogen environments. Aluminum, copper, zinc and nickel are some of...
Article - 21 Sep 2005
A review of the materials and processing designs to improve the mechanical and corrosion properties of magnesium alloys is reported by grains refinement via repeated plastic working and magnesium...
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Fonderie Saguenay specializes in the production of custom castings in gray and ductle cast iron. They are able to produce castings to suit all of your specific requirements. Examples fo the types of...
Article - 8 Aug 2017
Graphite is a soft, slippery, greyish-black material that has a metallic luster. It is opaque to light and is a good conductor of electricity and heat.