News - 20 Feb 2019
According to an update on a newly reported study on porous carbon fibers, these materials can possibly be employed in an industrial environment, representing a significant step from the theoretical to...
News - 23 Sep 2013
At this year’s JEC Americas show Hexcel will bring to the forefront its composite innovations for both industrial applications and the aerospace industry.
Of note, visitors to the...
Article - 22 Jan 2014
AZoM talks to Manfred Goblirsch, Software Product Manager at Zwick GmbH, about the role of software in the materials testing process, the capabilities that need to be considered and the benefits good...
Article - 14 Aug 2013
Metal matrix composites (MMCs) are composite materials containing at least two constituent parts – a metal part and a material or a different metal part.
Article - 7 Mar 2013
Speed, power and beauty are just a few of the things that the Lamborghini Veneno can boast. Unveiled in 2013 in Geneva, the Veneno was completed to mark 50 years for Lamborghini in the motor industry.
Article - 31 Dec 2012
Ferrous metals are pure iron or an alloy that contains iron. The word ‘ferrous’ was derived from the Latin word ‘ferrum’ meaning iron. The most common ferrous metal alloy is steel.
News - 27 Sep 2006
BASF Aktiengesellschaft (BASF) and The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) today launched a long-term venture to produce propylene oxide (PO) at the world’s first commercial-scale hydrogen peroxide...
Article - 18 Apr 2006
This introductory paper describes the current state of R&D in materials science and engineering in Indonesia. The paper reviews the industries that produce materials, as well as industries that...
Article - 2 Aug 2016
Lightweight metals are often produced for operations where lightweight and improved performance properties are required.
Article - 4 Sep 2012
Magnesium is a silvery-white metal which is used as an alloy element for zinc, lead, aluminum, and other nonferrous alloys.