Article - 8 Aug 2017
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC), a multipurpose thermoplastic, is used for construction, floor coverings, packaging, bottles, coatings and tubing.
Article - 11 Apr 2017
Increased growth in the use of plastic pipes for various applications has created a need for a vast range of mechanical testing.
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.
Article - 23 Jun 2016
Each chemical reaction involves an enthalpy change that leads to change in temperature.
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...