Article - 18 Feb 2012
This article presents aluminas, their uses as a vapor trap and how a BET surface area measurement can be used as an indicator of their performance.
Article - 8 Feb 2010
Among the twelve principles of green science and technology is a desire that the production of materials be achieved from sustainable sources with minimal environmental impact, and preferably by...
Article - 21 Aug 2003
The three most significant advances in alloy metallurgy since Australia's Federation are reviewed. Namely aluminium alloys and age hardening, stainless steels and nuclear power. Each of these topics...
Article - 2 Oct 2014
David Slutz, Technology Manager at Morgan Advanced Materials, talks to AZoM about ceramic materials and their use within the semiconductor industry.
Article - 22 Mar 2018
Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) is a useful technique to address each of the requirements above, as this tool technique possesses various powerful techniques to study the thermal properties of...
Article - 27 Oct 2011
Zeta potential is an indicative measure of the stability of a dispersion. In this example, the isoelectric point of two creamers is determined using zeta potential as a function of pH using the HORIBA...
Article - 11 Oct 2011
The five most commonly used materials, which are etched while deprocessing ICs are silicon dioxide, silicon nitride, polyimide, polysilicon and aluminum. This article provides a detailed recipes for...
Article - 12 Mar 2006
Scanning probe microscopes have been developed that can measure electrical currents, resistance, and capacitance.
Article - 28 Feb 2019
The combination of iron and steel slag when constructing roads may cause the presence of fluorine compounds present within the slag to seep into the environment and cause potentially toxic effects.
Article - 7 Dec 2018
This article discusses the limitations of photovoltaics (PV), and how we may overcome them in the future.