Article - 7 Nov 2009
Gold’s conductivity, corrosion resistance, and reflectivity have traditionally made it an important material in mankind's space exploration. Gold can efficiently reflect infra-red radiation and heat.
Article - 5 May 2006
Existing Thermal Interface Materials (TIM) technologies comprise phase change materials (PCMs), solders, thermal greases or pastes, and thermally conductive adhesive tapes.
Article - 4 Apr 2006
CSMA has renewed a contract working with the European Space Agency (ESA) to provide expertise, consultancy and analytical services in the areas of determining causes and reducing effects of...
Article - 20 Jul 2004
Researchers at LSU have received funding to further research into superconductive coatings they have deposited onto carbon fibres. The superconductor coatings have potential applications in space...
Article - 21 Oct 2003
Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have developed ultrahigh temperature ceramics based on ziconium diboride, hafnium diboride and silicon carbide. They can withstand temperatures of up to...
Article - 7 Sep 2001
Electron beam curing is a viable and advantageous alternative to thermal curing for polymer matrix composites. Although it requires special materials it is faster, cheaper, can be used on thicker...
Article - 28 Sep 2001
Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) is a forming process combining simultaneous heat and pressure to consolidate metal and/or ceramic powders. It produces fully dense materials and can bond materials that...
Article - 23 Aug 2010
U.S. Titanium Industry has more than 20 years production experience. They are an approved ISO9001:2008 company by TUV Nord. U.S. Titanium Industry specialize in manufacturing, processing and sales of...
Article - 9 Nov 2009
A catalyst can be defined as a material or substance that speeds up the rate of a chemical reaction, without being consumed by the reaction itself.
Article - 27 Jul 2005
The Inasmet Technology Centre has participated in the METAFLEX project. The aim of this project is to research photovoltaic solar cells to use in building, transport and space sectors. The innovative...