Article - 30 Nov 2005
Titanium and cobalt alloys were subjected to a biomimetic process mimicing human blood plasma or a simulated body fluid in order to coat the surface with a bone like ceramic apatite layer.
Article - 21 Sep 2005
In Thailand, there is negligible manufacturing of ‘advanced’ industrial ceramics although they are widely used as parts in various industries. Current research in Thailand is outlined as is...
Article - 3 May 2002
Alumina (aluminium oxide) is a versatile oxide ceramic material. This blog post will look at the different commercial grades available.
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Surface treatments such as ion implantation, ion beam mixing, laser processing, PVD, CVD and laser alloying are being applied to monolithic ceramic materials to improve surface properties so that they...
Article - 22 May 2017
Differential scanning calorimeters have a wide range of uses and are one of the most prevalent types of calorimeter.
Article - 16 Jan 2007
Nickel nanoparticles can be synthesized from NiCl2.6H2O by hydrazine in alkaline solution in the presence of poly-acrylic acid (PAA) served as protective and stabilizing agents. In this study Sodium...
Article - 6 Dec 2005
In this work a clay is treated with oxalic acid. The oxalic acid has shown the best efficiencies in the kaolin whitening. In this work, the clay was characterized by X-ray diffraction, atomic...
Article - 10 Sep 2002
Graphite is a distinct material, displaying properties of both metals and non-metals. It is typically grayish-black in color, opaque, and has a radiant black sheen.
Article - 3 Oct 2001
Mullite is the mineralogical name for the only chemically stable intermediate phase in the SiO2–Al2O3 system. The mineral rarely occurs in its natural form, and can be found on the Isle of Mull off...
Article - 31 May 2001
Novel ceramic processing routes such as sol-gel production of aluminosilicates, core-shell zirconia, single crystal fibre processing and combustion synthesis are examined. The addition of fine powders...