Article - 28 Nov 2016
AZoM spoke to Zakhar Bolshakov, of OCSiAl, about a novel SWCNT additive solution, TUBALL, that they have developed. TUBALL promises to make the addition of SWCNTs to polymer composites as simple and...
Article - 17 Aug 2016
Many believe that stainless steel is fully rust-proof, so it does not corrode easily. Stainless steel is an alloy that includes chromium and other elements, which provide some resistance against...
Article - 24 Jun 2016
Pure nickel is very hard, ductile, shiny, resistant to corrosion, and has a silvery-white color. Thanks to these extraordinary properties, nickel is often utilized in surface engineering and coating...
Article - 23 Jun 2016
Each chemical reaction involves an enthalpy change that leads to change in temperature. The amount of substance converted during the reaction determines the increase (i.e. exothermic reaction) or...
Article - 29 Apr 2016
AZoM spoke to Karl about the novel solvents his research group are developing for electroplating and electropolishing, and the integral role optical profiling plays in his research.
Article - 31 Mar 2016
AlumiLok™ coating technology developed by Nexceris produces aluminization coatings with simple application techniques and heat-treatment methods. This technology enables exceptional oxidation...
Article - 5 Feb 2016
The semiconductor industry is currently driven as much by cost, productivity, and speed as it was previously by performance.
Article - 24 Aug 2015
Acetylacetone (2,4-pentanedione) is a beta-diketone that occurs in the form of enol and tautomeric keto mixture. In basic solution, this organic compound is deprotonated to form the acac or...
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 - 12 Sep 2014
Since the discovery and structural characterization of the compound ferrocene [Fe(ç-C5H5)2] in the1950s, there was a large amount of research done on metal sandwich compound chemistry.