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  • Article - 16 Aug 2001
    Contains a general overview of the polymer Polyimide including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
  • Article - 7 Aug 2001
    Rare earth magnets produce fluxes much higher than traditional magnets of comparable size. Such magnets are based on samarium and neodymium compounds. Applications include automotive,...
  • Article - 3 Aug 2001
    Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
  • Article - 3 Aug 2001
    Carbon fibres exhibit generally superior performance in tensile, compressive and flexural properties as well as fatigue resistance however, they are expensive and exhibit lower impact strength....
  • Article - 3 Aug 2001
    Good adhesion. Much cheaper than Kevlar or carbon fibre epoxy laminates. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
  • Article - 3 Aug 2001
    General purpose epoxies or epoxy resins exhibit good chemical and heat resistance, combined with excellent adhesion properties. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed.
  • Article - 31 Jul 2001
    Bicomponent extrusion is a novel process for producing ceramic fibres with distinct core and sheath phases. These materials have potential use in metal and ceramic matrix composites and have the...
  • Article - 31 Jul 2001
    Technologies such as ion implantation, CO2 laser treatment and plasma spraying are described. These can be used to alter the surface properties of materials, resulting in increased wear and...
  • Article - 29 Jul 2001
    Black was the first person to recognize magnesium (Mg) as an element in 1755. Later, in 1808, Davy isolated this element by evaporating mercury from a magnesium amalgam.
  • Article - 29 Jul 2001
    Nickel is a silvery-white metal. It is hard, malleable, ductile and to an extent ferromagnetic. It has a fair electrical and thermal conductivity. Principal uses are as an alloying element for ferrous...