News - 13 Oct 2020
In 1805, Thomas Young took the mechanical equilibrium at the solid/liquid/gas three-phase contact line into consideration (the balance of forces acting on the contact line formed by the intersection...
News - 5 Jul 2017
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Innovnano, an expert manufacturer of structural zirconia ceramics, recently announced the launch of its new 2 mol % yttria-stabilised zirconia (2YSZ). This powder is...
News - 20 Jul 2015
A collaborative research team has conducted a series of revolutionary tests on a layered material with a lightweight metal matrix syntactic foam core. The team was led by Nikhil Gupta, a NYU School of...
News - 26 Jun 2015
Goodfellow Ceramic and Glass Division offers Shapal™ Hi-M soft, a composite sintered body of AlN and BN that specifically addresses machining difficulties associated with the brittleness and...
News - 18 Mar 2015
Researchers from Rice University have embarked on a study to design universal maps to forecast the characteristics of biomimetic and natural platelet-matrix composites.
News - 11 Dec 2014
The University of Limerick has been successful in joining the Raw Materials Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC), a partnership of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) which...
News - 30 Jul 2014
Global aluminium consumption is growing steadily. Above all the transport sector is driving growth, with CO2 reduction targets in Europe and the US accelerating demand for lightweight base materials....
News - 8 May 2014
Thanks to its excellent dielectric properties and a reliable surface finish, a high-quality alumina ceramic from Morgan Advanced Materials is now being successfully used in radiotherapy equipment for...
News - 31 Jan 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Worldwide Medical Ceramics Markets" report to their offering.
Worldwide Medical Ceramics Markets: Medical...
News - 16 Dec 2013
Ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) have proven to be useful for a wide range of applications because of properties such as their light weight, toughness and temperature resistance.