News - 27 Apr 2004
BP announced today that it plans to consolidate the Olefins and Derivatives (O&D) division of its petrochemicals business into a stand-alone entity able to operate separately from the BP...
News - 26 Nov 2020
Calcium acetylide was discovered more than 150 years ago. It is a yellowish-white, beige, or grey solid, a compound of calcium and carbon. Calcium acetylide is currently used to produce gaseous...
News - 26 Oct 2017
Piezoelectric materials are used for applications ranging from the spark igniter in barbeque grills to the transducers needed by medical ultrasound imaging. Thin-film piezoelectrics, with dimensions...
News - 2 Nov 2016
Magritek, a leading provider of compact NMR and MRI instruments, reports on how the Centre of Expertise on Sustainable Chemistry at Karel de Grote University College in Antwerp is using a Spinsolve...
Article - 6 May 2022
This article from Avantes discusses how spectroscopy is playing a vital role in the future of smart agriculture.
Article - 16 Nov 2021
X-ray fluorescence (XRF) has the potential to be a powerful tool for quality control across a wide range of manufacturing industries, plastics notwithstanding. This article discusses the importance of...
Article - 24 Feb 2021
Silicon Nitride Etch has been a cornerstone of semiconductor manufacturing for a long time. A range of methods are available in order to observe the silicon nitride etch process in real-time. These...
Article - 25 Aug 2020
Ultra-small diameter tubing used in laboratory equipment and medical devices requires a smooth ID surface finish to ensure high-purity delivery of gas, solvents, chemicals, and other media.
Article - 14 Jun 2019
This article discusses the future of smart agriculture and the role spectroscopy will play within it.
Article - 7 Sep 2018
Sialons are modern technical ceramics based on silicon nitride (Si3N4). Find out about their enhanced hardness and other mechanical properties.