Article - 8 Jan 2002
While stainless steels are often used for their corrosion resistance, they do in fact suffer from corrosion under certain circumstances. Modes such as pitting, crevice, stress corrosion cracking,...
Article - 7 Sep 2018
Sialons are modern technical ceramics based on silicon nitride (Si3N4). Find out about their enhanced hardness and other mechanical properties.
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Beryllium is a high melting point metal with low density. It is commonly alloyed with copper, aluminium and nickel. Other applications include aerospace, gyroscopes, radiation detectors and other...
Article - 7 Feb 2020
Composite core materials are used for engineered structures. Find out which factors are important to consider when choosing composite core materials.
Article - 9 Nov 2018
This article discusses how polyurethane for lightweighting in aerospace and automotive applications.
Article - 9 Dec 2014
3D printing is hailed as part of a third industrial revolution, but many people only associate the technique with cheap and brittle plastic parts.
Article - 18 May 2013
Nibron SPECIAL is a copper-nickel alloy with extra high strength that improves corrosion resistance and strength.
Article - 19 Apr 2013
Rotational moulding is the method of choice for producing many of the hollow plastic products that we use in everyday life and is in fact one of the fastest growing sectors of the plastics industry...
Article - 19 Jul 2006
Lithium is a silvery white metal. It is the lightest metal known to man and belongs to the alkali metals. The discovery, occurrence, production, properties and applications of lithium are discussed.
Article - 15 Mar 2005
The aim of this article was to study the emergence of blemishes on the inner surface of aluminum MDI cans.