Article - 11 Mar 2002
Superalloys are emerging as a viable alternative to ceramic filters for clean burning coal power generators. The possibility of creating thin filters with high surface area and limited susceptibility...
Article - 11 Jan 2002
Stainless steels are generally low in maintenance, although some is required to maximise corrosion resistance and removal of surface contamination. Cleaning methods including passivation and pickling...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Surface treatments such as ion implantation, ion beam mixing, laser processing, PVD, CVD and laser alloying are being applied to monolithic ceramic materials to improve surface properties so that they...
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 - 14 May 2019
Originally used in nuclear research, scintillators have developed a range of practical and commercial applications, from nuclear medicine to oil exploration.
Article - 20 Feb 2019
This article discusses the applications that can benefit from PEEK.
Article - 29 Apr 2017
Polyether ether ketone, also known as PEEK, is a well-known thermoplastic polymer. This organic compound belongs to the family of polyaryl ether ketone (PAEK) polymers which include other proverbial...
Article - 28 Apr 2017
This article discusses how to use spectroscopy for solar irradiance and solar UV measurements.
Article - 29 May 2015
Tungsten alloys are ideally suited for several applications in the oil and gas industry, including radiation shielding and sinker bar weights for measurement instrumentation.
Article - 9 Apr 2015
U.S. Titanium Industry is a world-class manufacturer and supplier of various products based on titanium and its alloys, hafnium, niobium, tantalum, zirconium and other high performance metals. The...