Article - 4 Feb 2002
Solid-state reaction of alumina and titania at temperatures greater than 1350 °C results in the synthesis of aluminum titanate.
Article - 13 Sep 2002
Filament extrusion is a form of rapid prototyping that can be used to make prototypes without the need for moulds or tooling. The process extrudes a ceramic/binder mixture through a heated nozzle to...
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 - 27 Feb 2003
The incorporation of lead zirconate titanate (PZT) piezoelectrics into tennis rackets marks the latest materials advance in the field. How the piezoelectric materials work, and how they provide an...
Article - 5 May 2015
Solar power, along with wind, wave, and geothermal energy sources, is seeing accelerating interest in renewable energy research.
Article - 9 Dec 2005
High-performance ceramics refers to a variety of highly-specialized ceramics.
Article - 12 Feb 2018
Piezoelectric devices continue to advance towards providing industries better performance compared to previously used conventional motors.
Article - 7 Feb 2003
Strontium is similar in may ways to calcium and barium. Its' occurrence, extraction properties and applications are listed.
Article - 7 Jan 2019
This article discusses the driving force behind the rising demand of technical ceramics in the medical industry.
Article - 13 Jan 2015
The key task of a spectroscopist is discovering and identifying all the elemental peaks in the acquired spectrum. Isolated peaks can be located and identified easily, however overlapped peaks and low...