Article - 22 Dec 2020
Testing of materials and composites is of the utmost importance in the aviation industry. Turbines in particular benefits from vibration testing via laser doppler vibrometry. This article discusses...
Article - 11 Dec 2020
A research team at Polytechnique Montréal has created a transparent impact-absorbing composite material inspired by spider silk. The new composite material absorbs up to 96% of the energy under impact...
Article - 9 Dec 2020
Polymer rotary lip seals play an integral role in improving aircraft engine efficiency at a high performance to cost ratio. Failure of this critical part results in major safety, environmental and...
Article - 2 Dec 2020
The global materials research in wind energy and transportation is focused on the development and testing of multilayered coatings by using Ducom Water Droplet Erosion Tester (WDE).
Article - 30 Nov 2020
Pacific Biosciences has released a new long-read, automated genomic sequencer - the Sequel™ system. When the system required vibration isolation, Pacific Biosciences came to Minus K for their...
Article - 25 Nov 2020
In this interview, AZoM talks to Richard Holland, Managing Director at TRB Lightweight Structures, about TRB's recent advances in composite manufacturing and potential future avenues for the field.
Article - 24 Nov 2020
This study by JordiLabs demonstrates the importance of Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) in the analysis of commercially available industrial polymers.
Article - 13 Nov 2020
In this interview, Dr. Erik Novak, from 4D TechnologyTM, talks to AZoM about 4D dynamic interferometry.
Article - 6 Nov 2020
Unlike conventional carbon electrodes that are made of additives, binders and powders, a new electrode from NAWA Technologies is made of billions of functionalized, vertically aligned carbon...
Article - 28 Oct 2020
Discover why sapphire is the ultimate high performance manufacturing material for many applications where resilience to extreme environments is required.