Article - 23 Aug 2012
Carbon steels are those that have carbon as the main alloying element. They also contain up to 0.4% silicon and 1.2% manganese. In addition, the residual elements such as copper, molybdenum,...
Article - 7 Feb 2012
This article discusses how ICP-CVD can aid the deposition of high-quality films.
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 - 29 Jun 2011
Two standard DSC methods were used to determine Cp at temperatures up to 1600 °C.
Article - 28 Apr 2011
Secondary aluminium smelting differs from primary smelting in that it uses recycled aluminium from scrap, rather than refining it from ore. This article provides a selection guide for refractories for...
Article - 28 May 2010
P235GH is a European specified steel for use in pressure vessels, boilers and heat exchangers. The composition of this steel makes it ideal for applications where elevated working temperatures are the...
Article - 10 Jan 2010
The nuclear industry is at the eye of a perfect storm with fuel oil and natural gas prices near record highs, worldwide energy demands increasing at an alarming rate, and increased concerns about...
Article - 10 Dec 2008
Ceramic tubes are typically used in applications where resistance to corrosion is a requirement. Sialons are ideal for these applications.
Article - 2 Dec 2008
Silicon nitrides (Si3N4) are a range of advanced engineering ceramics characterised by high strength, toughness and hardness and excellent chemical and thermal stability.
Article - 5 Jun 2008
Incoloy 825 is highly resistant to corrosion. It has a high nickel content, sufficient to resist chloride ion stress corrosion cracking, and a very stable austenite structure. The levels of molybdenum...