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Scanning probe microscopes (SPMs) are instruments that measure properties of surfaces. They include atomic force microscopes (AFMs) and scanning tunnelling microscopes (STMs).
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Slick Bricks are a relatively new innovation in the building industry, offering an alternative to conventional bricks.
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Once a cathodic protection system has been implemented, maintaining the system is of great importance. Outlined are recommended monitoring and maintenance schedules and actions to be taken based on...
Article - 25 Oct 2001
A complete overview on vinyl including history, what it is, where it comes from, environmental issues, health aspects, dioxin emissions, additives, plasticisers, stabilisers, properties and...
Article - 29 May 2001
These materials combine the strength, hardness and wear resistance of carbon with the corrosion resistance and self lubricating properties of graphite. They can be impregnated with various materials...
Article - 20 Feb 2019
This article discusses the material and properties of Fluoropolymers.
Article - 25 Mar 2016
It is crucial to know the contaminant concentration in fuel oil, as these elements can corrode reheater tube surfaces, combustion chambers, and other components in boilers and engines.
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Toray Advanced Composites provides advanced thermoplastic and thermoset materials for aerospace and industrial applications.
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The need for superior composite tooling materials is growing with the increasing use of composites in aerospace.
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Seven commercial Si3N4 powders produced by different production processes, nitridation media and further acid treatments were analyzed by XPS technique. The XPS spectra of all as received powders show...