News - 28 Aug 2017
Metallic materials with ultra-high strength are required for defense, aerospace and automotive applications. However, in specific high-loading structural applications, it is possible for metallic...
News - 16 Nov 2013
From the production of tougher, more durable smart phones and other electronic devices, to a wider variety of longer lasting biomedical implants, bulk metallic glasses are poised to be mainstay...
News - 9 Feb 2011
Harnessing more than 30 years of photovoltaic research experience, a University of Arkansas engineering professor has found a way to increase sunlight-to-electricity conversion efficiency and reduce...
News - 1 Nov 2010
Researchers at Oregon State University have solved a quest in fundamental material science that has eluded scientists since the 1960s, and could form the basis of a new approach to electronics.
News - 10 May 2009
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society launched the countdown to the TMS 2010 Annual Meeting & Exhibition with a call for abstract submissions on seven technical themes.
News - 8 Apr 2009
Qnuru today launched a revolutionary line of solar powered, landscape lighting fixtures that efficiently capture the sun's energy within expressive forms that are manufactured with full lifecycle...
Article - 22 Mar 2018
Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) is a useful technique to address each of the requirements above, as this tool technique possesses various powerful techniques to study the thermal properties of...
News - 11 Nov 2008
Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) is working with solar industry innovators to help develop next-generation products that will enable solar-generated electricity to be cost-competitive with energy...
Article - 16 Nov 2008
Alumina is the more common name of Aluminium Oxide (Al2O3) and is a hard wearing material used for many applications. Aluminium oxide is an electrical insulator but has a relatively high thermal...
Article - 26 Apr 2007
This article looks at how to use spectroscopic ellipsometry to characterize the different optical properties of the Y2O3 film grown on amorphous glass substrate.