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 - 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 - 16 Nov 2008
Aluminium nitride (AlN) is an interesting material and is one of the best materials to use if high thermal conductivity is required. When combined with its excellent electrical insulation properties,...
Article - 14 Nov 2008
Inconel 625 is a nickel-based super alloy that possesses excellent resistance to oxidation and corrosion in a broad range of environments. Additionally this alloy has outstanding strength and...
Article - 30 Aug 2008
Brasses are copper zinc alloys with a wide range of engineering uses. The addition of zinc to copper raises the strength and gives a range of properties, and the brasses are a very versatile range of...
Article - 13 Jul 2008
Macroporous ZrO2 - Al2O3 mixed oxides containing different amounts of Al2O3 were prepared via colloidal processing using negatively charged polystyrene spheres as template and ultrafine particles of...
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...
Article - 26 May 2008
Marine grade stainless steel 316 has been around for a long time. Now there’s an alternative, that’s even better – grade 445M2 from Austral Wright Metals. 445M2 is compared to 316 and properties and...
Article - 30 Apr 2008
Nickel Alloy 625 is used both for its high strength and outstanding aqueous corrosion resistance. Nickel Alloy 625 has excellent weldability. Mechanical, thermal and physical properties are provided...
Article - 28 Jul 2006
This overview on aluminium covers aspects from its discovery, its sources including raw materials, the properties that make it so attractive, common processing techniques and applications.