Article - 17 Jul 2001
Americium isotope Am241 was identified by a group of researchers at the University of Chicago in 1944 and was the fourth trans-uranium element to be discovered. It is used as a neutron and gamma...
Article - 7 May 2001
Elastic electret films of electromechanical film (EMFi) have the ability to sense the slightest touch, change their thickness accordingly to an external voltage and produce sound in the process....
Article - 4 May 2001
Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
Article - 21 Feb 2001
Ceramic springs have been around as scientific novelty items since the 1970s, produced by a special processing technology. An early example, made at Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) in the UK in the...
Article - 13 Dec 2001
Silica is one of the most abundant oxides in the earths crust. It exists in 3 crystalline forms as well as amorphous forms. It hasmany useful properties and is used in a range of applications such as...
Article - 23 Nov 2001
Materials with grain sizes in the order of a billionth of a meter are called nanomaterials, or nanocrystalline materials, which can be used for a range of structural and non-structural applications.
Article - 6 Mar 2017
A well-established brand, Hanwell has a reputation of being the most flexible, durable, and reliable system available in the industrial market. Hanwell’s systems are capable of growing with an...
Article - 3 Mar 2021
To assure the highest level of food safety possible for their customers, leading retailers have established requirements or codes of practice regarding foreign object detection and prevention.
Article - 13 Feb 2009
The fundamental premise of machine condition monitoring by wear particle analysis is that an abnormal wear mode causes an increase in the size and concentration of wear particles above a previously...
Article - 14 Dec 2020
In this interview, Lisa Williams, Technical Solutions Specialist from AMETEK Spectro Scientific talks to AZoM their range of products and technology that can use oil analysis data to reduce ongoing...