Article - 4 May 2018
As one of the world’s largest specialty chemicals manufacturer, Evonik Industries offer an ever-expanding range of advanced, high quality polymers and composite materials to provide solutions to the...
Article - 1 Feb 2017
Polyether ether ketone (PEEK) is a high-performance engineered polymer that has one of the highest strength-to-weight ratios of any thermoplastic, and has excellent heat tolerance.
Article - 1 Apr 2015
"A once-shuttered warehouse is now a state-of-the art lab where new workers are mastering the 3-D printing that has the potential to revolutionize the way we make almost everything."
Article - 10 Oct 2014
Professor Andrew Alderson, Principle Research Fellow at the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) at Sheffield Hallam University, talks to AZoM about his work with Auxetic Materials,...
Article - 12 Jul 2013
Super alloys are exceptionally strong and lightweight. These alloys display excellent mechanical strength, creep resistance at elevated temperatures, good surface stability, corrosion and oxidation...
Article - 11 Dec 2012
Polycarbonate or PC was developed initially in 1953 by GE and Bayer in the US and Germany, respectively. LEXAN is its most popular trade name. PC is a heterochain polymer featuring high performance.
Article - 19 Nov 2012
An exciting new material called Sugru is capturing the imagination of consumers all over the UK.
Article - 28 Aug 2012
Carbon steels are steels that contain only carbon as their main alloying element. Traces of 0.4% silicon and 1.2% manganese can also be found in these steels. Carbon steels also contain small...
Article - 21 Jul 2012
Chromium hot-work tool steels are designated as group H steels according to the AISI classification system. This series of steels start from H1 to H19. The most commonly used chromium hot-work steels...
Article - 10 Jul 2012
Hot work tool steels are steels developed to tolerate high pressure, heat and abrasion conditions that prevail in manufacturing units.