Article - 6 Apr 2006
This study comprises a simple and innovative approach for the synthesis of á-alumina powders involving the use of the metal organic precursor aluminum formate Al(O2CH)3 and phase transformations...
Article - 27 Mar 2002
A comprehensive guide to titanium corrosion in a range of environments such as non-oxidising, acidic and chlorinated environments. A range of corrosion mechanisms for titanium are also covered such...
Article - 24 Aug 2015
Most students know about aspirin, a pain-relieving compound, and they gain knowledge about the role of chemistry in real-life applications from its synthesis.
Article - 16 Jul 2018
Polyimides are useful compounds for many applications which occur under harsh or demanding conditions, or involve compounds of high value.
Article - 23 Jan 2016
Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is a non-invasive technique. Its quantitative nature, combined with the fact it is structurally rich, makes it extremely powerful for identifying and characterizing...
Article - 11 Dec 2018
Determination of metformin hydrochloride assay allows the investigation of one of the most commonly used drugs in the treatment of diabetes type 2.
Article - 23 Jul 2003
A review of the current understanding of adhesion between a synthetic polymer and a second material is presented. The information gives a broad picture of the issues and understanding. How materials...
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 - 30 Apr 2009
A study was carried out on the preparation and characterization of polyacrylonitrile (PAN) combined with two silica support types, its catalytic activity being evaluated in the oxidative...
Article - 9 Oct 2001
Clay-based nanocomposites are generally combinations of clays and polymers. Intercalated hybrids maintain a clay-like structure, with increased spacings between layers, while in exfoliated hybrids the...