Article - 24 Oct 2017
A screen printing method for applying a polyimide coating for wafer surface protection has shown significant advantages in efficiency and cost over standard spin-etch methods.
Article - 9 Mar 2016
Field metallography is the non-destructive in-situ testing of metallurgical condition of metallic components. This process can be conducted in the field without the need to remove any components.
Article - 12 Feb 2016
The aluminium sector is the world’s second largest metals market, with a total market value around £45 billion. Demand continues to increase for aluminium in several sectors, including the automotive...
Article - 27 Oct 2015
Conventional X-ray fluorescence spectrometry is a commonly used analytical method to establish the bulk elemental composition of a wide range of materials in both manufacturing and R&D.
Article - 23 Oct 2013
This article discusses the wide range of thermoplastic UD tapes that are used in aircraft structures such as from floor panels, keel beams, luggage bins and galleys.
Article - 15 Aug 2013
Stellite alloys are a group of cobalt-chromium 'super-alloys' consisting of complex carbides in an alloy matrix predominantly designed for high wear resistance and superior chemical and corrosion...
Article - 16 Jul 2013
Present day oil analysis is done by using optical emission spectroscopy (OES) to measure the ppm (parts per million) levels of wear metals, contaminants and additives in oil samples.
Article - 9 May 2013
The ZSX Primus III+ is suitable for quantitative analysis of cement raw meal by the pressed powder method and quality and process control of iron ore products. These two applications are discussed in...
Article - 26 Apr 2013
About 8% of the earth's crust is made up of aluminium / aluminum, a silverish white element. When aluminium / aluminum is mixed with one of these elements – silicon, magnesium, manganese, copper, and...
Article - 14 Dec 2012
TenCate Advanced Composites is a key provider of thermoplastic advanced composite materials for a myriad of applications including aircraft structures.