Founded more than 25 years ago, we are the pioneer in portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF). With more than 35,000 instruments installed worldwide, we maintain offices in Munich, Germany, and Hong Kong,...
Article - 22 Nov 2010
In this study, the microstructural design, synthesis and evaluation for the quaternary Cr-Al-Si-N coatings were investigated. Also, the overall comparisons among CrN, Cr-Al-N, Cr-Si-N, and Cr-Al-Si-N...
Article - 17 Jun 2015
In the foundry industry, where a high level of economic efficiency is required, the increasingly stringent quality requirements need specific requirements in terms of operational behavior and material...
Article - 29 Dec 2006
Six quaternary alloys Al-6Si-3Cu-xMg were produced by melt spinning using two different tangential speeds of the copper wheel and characterized using optical microscopy (OM), scanning electron...
Article - 7 Apr 2006
The use of Titanium Boron Aluminium grain refiners in castings helps improve die filling and mass feeding, to counteract solidification shrinkage. This results in an improved distribution of porosity,...
Article - 23 Aug 2001
The use of abradable coatings has enabled increased efficiency gas turbine engines by reducing the clearances between fan and shroud and increasing the operating temperature. They can be applied to...
Article - 26 May 2006
One of the serious problems in Japan is the disposition of garbage and wastes because of the shortage of waste disposal sites. The recycling technology of sludge from water purification plant was...
Article - 27 Oct 2015
Aluminum is the world's third most common element and makes up 8% of the earth’s crust. It is the most abundant metal found on earth.
Article - 31 Mar 2012
This article discusses the benefits of small spot X-ray fluorescence (XRF).
Article - 4 May 2001
These alloys are light weight, high strength and cheaper than zirconium containing nagnesium alloys. They find applications in the aeropsace, automotive industries as well as electronics, sporting...