Article - 1 Aug 2006
A method for preparing sodium aluminate from basic aluminum sulfate (BAS) is presented. By this method, crystalline sodium aluminate could be obtained under mild conditions by heating sodium dawsonite...
Article - 12 Oct 2020
Thermoplastic composites have provided aircraft manufacturers with a tough, durable structural composite for over 15 years. Aerospace design allowable databases exist for both commercial and military...
News - 10 Sep 2009
In the 2,000 or so years since the Roman Empire employed a naturally occurring form of cement to build a vast system of concrete aqueducts and other large edifices, researchers have analyzed the...
Article - 24 Nov 2017
This article discusses carbon nanomaterials characterization using a graphene raman analyzer.
Article - 30 Aug 2016
Raman technology is used as a molecular fingerprint to identify specific molecules, to predict the chemical concentrations in mixtures, and to analyze molecular structures.
Article - 21 Jul 2015
This article discusses using portable raman spectroscopy to characterizing carbon black materials.
Article - 24 Apr 2001
Matrix and fibre materials are described, as are prepreg forming processes, post impregnation processes and fabrication processes such as tube and rod formation, hydroforming, diaphragm and stretch...
News - 28 Apr 2021
Aromatics are the main building blocks of polymers, or plastics, that are used to make everything from PET bottles to carry water to breathable, wrinkle-proof polyester clothing. These petrochemicals...
News - 23 Jul 2020
New research suggests that graphene - made in a specific way - could be used to make more durable hydrogen fuel cells for cars.
In the study, published today in the journal Nanoscale, scientists...
Article - 26 Jul 2018
Polymers are also called macromolecules, being very large organic molecules composed of an extremely high number of repeating smaller units.