Article - 19 Dec 2012
Glass is a non-crystalline solid material that is optically transparent and brittle. Glass is obtained from three key substances that include limestone, sand and baking soda. Glass is a recyclable...
Article - 7 Nov 2012
In this interview, Gordon Thompson, CEO & Executive Director at Dyesol Ltd, talks to AZoM about recent innovations in solar technology.
Article - 1 Dec 2010
Superconductors are a class of compounds which conduct electricity without resistance and are impermeable to magnetic flux below a critical temperature.
Article - 10 May 2006
Si3N4 ceramics with highly oriented grains shows high thermal conductivity along the tape-casting direction. This experiment tried to determine the orientation of each grain in Si3N4 ceramic with...
Article - 11 Jan 2006
Research on processing â“i3N4 ceramics and their thermal conductivity are reviewed. Thermal conductivities are greatly affected by processing parameters such as purity of raw powders, type and amount...
Article - 15 Dec 2005
A study has been done on the structural transformations of the pseudoboehmite - one of the main precursors of ƒÑ-alumina. In this investigation pseudoboehmite has been synthesized through a...
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 - 27 May 2003
Properties are provided for conductive polycarbonate.
Article - 24 Jan 2003
Boron is a light element which will react with metals to form borates. Its occurrence, applications, atomic properties, isotope distribution, ionisation potential, physical properties, electrical...
Article - 3 May 2002
Alumina (aluminium oxide) is a versatile oxide ceramic material. This blog post will look at the different commercial grades available.