News - 10 Feb 2009
Quantities of single strand/single crystal fiber materials are now being manufactured in the USA and commercially available from READE Advanced Materials as single strand fibers/filaments sized...
Article - 29 May 2017
It has been discovered that several Brominated Flame Retardants (BFRs) have an adverse effect on the environment and human health, and are classified as Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs).
The Q150V plus can be used for coatings needed for high vacuum and ultra-high-resolution applications.
News - 9 Nov 2016
Researchers are studying the motion of over 500 atoms, to find out the forces on each atom and the total energy through density functional calculations. To achieve this end the team is running...
News - 7 May 2008
Methanol fuel cells are an efficient and sustainable alternative to fossil fuels, but they are still not economically viable Nevertheless, for his PhD, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)...
News - 12 Oct 2016
Next-generation anodes for lithium ion batteries will probably no longer be made of graphite. Silicon, which is a related material, can provide a much higher capacity than graphite, but its...
News - 4 Jan 2011
CO2 is more than just a waste product. In fact, it has a variety of uses: the chemical industry makes use of this colorless gas to produce urea, methanol and salicylic acid. Urea is a fertilizer,...
News - 5 Oct 2010
Employing carbon fibre airframe components manufactured by Leafield-based Formtech Composites, QinetiQ's unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) project, "Zephyr", is expected to go into the...
News - 26 Mar 2009
Carbon dioxide is a molecular gas at ambient conditions and an important consitituent of the Earth's atmosphere. It is also a likely component in the Earth's mantle, and it plays an important...
News - 26 Sep 2008
The SGL Group – The Carbon Company has completed the expansion of its graphitized cathode capacity in Nowy Sacz, Poland. With a total cathode capacity approximately of 60,000 tons p.a., the...