Article - 4 May 2001
Can be electroplated to give parts with a decorative finish of metal such as Chrome Gold, Silver and Brass. The temperature profile and mould surface temperatures need to be kept higher than for the...
Article - 31 May 2001
The stages in producing chrome-like finishes on plastics are described as is the devlopment of the technology. Applications in the automotive industry and domestic fittings indusrty are also examined.
Article - 23 Apr 2020
This article discusses nanoimprint lithography and how the technology can be used for various optics
applications such as microlenses.
Article - 4 Jun 2015
Rheological testing of thermoplastic materials can be carried out on both melts and solid samples.
Article - 18 Jul 2022
Chiral compounds have a ubiquitous existence in nature, and chirality has a vital role in biological processes, chiral drugs, and chiroptical materials. Consequently, it is critical to determine the...
Article - 10 May 2022
The sample preparation before conducting an infrared spectroscopy (IR) study is as critical as the study itself, and the samples which are difficult to dissolve in any IR-transparent solvent are mixed...
Article - 28 Jan 2020
Graphene is an extraordinary material, the only basic member of a family of 2D carbon materials.
Article - 13 Feb 2012
Polymers play a key role in our society where their specific characteristics make them suitable for different applications. Fourier transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy is presented here as a...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Vacuum plasma processing is used in the electronics, aerospace, automotive, medical, military and packaging industries for surface treating of organic materials. It is a low temperature process used...
Article - 21 Oct 2021
For a long period, research on iron-air cells was put on hold due to intractable technological hurdles. However, in recent times, there has been a tremendous surge in study interest.