Article - 11 Feb 2002
Titanium is susceptible to corrosion in some environments despite its relative stability. Some of these types include general, galvanic and crevice corrosion, as well as stress corrosion cracking,...
Article - 14 Feb 2020
Since the commercialization of Li-Ion batteries in 1991, advancements in Li-ion battery research have further developed towards today's green era.
Article - 5 Sep 2017
Platinum labware is usually exposed to harsh environments that can considerably reduce the lifespan of the product.
Article - 15 Oct 2002
Iridium competes for the title of the densest material known to man. It is hard and brittle and is also one of the most corrosion resistant metals known. Its occurrence, properties and applications...
Article - 17 Mar 2020
Due to their wide applicability and various advantageous properties, polymeric materials (PMs) have become increasingly incorporated into biomedical applications, including dentistry. Click here to...
Article - 29 Jan 2013
Metal foam is a cellular structure made up of a solid metal containing a large volume fraction of gas-filled pores. These pores can either be sealed (closed-cell foam), or they can be an...
Article - 30 Oct 2019
This article discusses the history, properties, and applications of Nilcra® Zirconia PSZ.
Article - 17 Aug 2016
Many believe that stainless steel is fully rust-proof, so it does not corrode easily. Stainless steel is an alloy that includes chromium and other elements, which provide some resistance against...
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Beryllium is a high melting point metal with low density. It is commonly alloyed with copper, aluminium and nickel. Other applications include aerospace, gyroscopes, radiation detectors and other...
Article - 14 Oct 2002
Rimmed steels are similar to killed steels, except that they are only partially deoxidised. The process by which they are made, advantages, disadvantages and steels that are typically rimmed are...