Article - 20 Jul 2016
Manganese is similar to iron in its chemical and physical properties, but it is harder and more brittle. Manganese is possibly the most flexible element that can be added to copper alloys.
News - 29 Jun 2006
Rust never sleeps, in the words of songwriter Neil Young. But, if materials scientists cannot put corrosion into a deep slumber perhaps there is a way to produce smart materials that can heal...
News - 9 Apr 2008
Goodfellow Corporation, a leading supplier of metals and materials worldwide, offers molybdenum in small quantities for a range of research and industrial applications. Due to its high melting point,...
Article - 24 Feb 2003
Ceramic foams can be processed using a novel route based on the gel casting process. Using such a technique, cell size, porosity and density can be controlled. Applications of ceramic foams include...
Article - 29 Jul 2001
Black was the first person to recognize magnesium (Mg) as an element in 1755. Later, in 1808, Davy isolated this element by evaporating mercury from a magnesium amalgam.
News - 13 Aug 2012
Dr Keith McKenna, a physicist from the University of York, has played a major role in an intercontinental research, which contributed in establishing gold’s catalytic properties at a nano level....
News - 4 Jul 2012
ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe’s Duisburg-Beeckerwerth BOF meltshop celebrated its 50th anniversary in June 2012. This mill started its operations during 1962 and had been developed as a green field...
News - 11 Aug 2011
EK Water Blocks (EKWB), a specialist in the design and production of acrylic topped water cooling products, has introduced a new Electroless Nickel Plating technique for the water cooling market....
News - 22 Jul 2011
A new technique to produce bacteria resistant stainless steel surfaces has been developed by researchers from the University of Birmingham. Materials scientists have introduced copper or silver into a...
Article - 5 Dec 2018
This article discusses replacing traditional quenching mediums with nanoquenchants, oil mist, and vegetable oil.