Article - 20 Dec 2011
Glasses display both the properties of supercooled liquids and crystalline materials but with properties that are different to both.
Article - 6 Sep 2010
This article discusses using image analysis to characterize particle size and shape of abrasives.
Article - 18 Jun 2008
SiC is a natural choice for semiconductor equipment components due to its high thermal conductivity and resistance to abrasion, corrosion and erosion.
Article - 13 Feb 2003
Zinc's abubdance, extraction, applications and properties are all outlined. Mechanical, physical, electrical, thermal and atomic properties are all included.
Article - 11 Feb 2003
Lithium is an alkai metal and the lightest of all metals. Its abundance, production and applications of the metal and some of its compounds are outlined. Physical, mechanical, electrical, thermal and...
Article - 28 May 2002
Have you ever wondered what attributes and properties make aluminium foil suitable for the applications it us used in? If so, this article provides a detailed account of all the attributes and...
Article - 2 Jun 2001
Tooth filling materials such as silver amalgams, resin-based composites and ion-leachable glass cements are covered. Cast metals, bonded restorations, ceramics and composite implant materials are also...
Article - 14 Jun 2018
This article takes a look at the determination of nitrogen and oxygen in refractory metals and their alloys.
Article - 16 Jul 2014
Elemental analysis is an important investigative tool in geology and proves useful in extraction process control, mineral exploration and environmental studies.
Article - 2 Apr 2014
The cement industry faces a very interesting challenge of quantitative analysis of clinker phases.