Article - 26 Oct 2021
To delay the wear resistance, coating methods have evolved significantly in recent decades as a result of the tribological needs of thermally spray coatings for wear-resistant tasks.
Article - 19 Oct 2021
Recent experiments with adding silver to the glass-forming materials that make chalcogenide glass have revealed that this technique can impart useful properties such as a low temperature of glass...
Article - 18 Oct 2021
Orthopedic implant surgeries including artificial joint replacement, spinal instrumentation, and fracture repair are becoming frequent. While such procedures can improve the quality of life, they have...
Article - 4 Aug 2021
The huge variety of names used to denote silica-based materials (quartz, fused silica, fused quartz and more) can make it deeply confusing to differentiate. This article from Mo-Sci goes on a deep...
Article - 28 May 2021
An interview with Dr. Daniel Goran, Sr. Product Manager for EBSD at Bruker Nano Analytics, about the new and augmented on-axis TKD solution in the SEM.
Article - 20 May 2021
Sealing glasses are of critical importance in industry. Used to create hermetic seals between glasses, metals and ceramics, they prove crucial to the function of so many applications. This article...
Article - 23 Apr 2021
Semiconductors are one of the most important technological advances of the 20th century and are said to be a significant pillar of the IT industry. Today, they are used in a staggering array of...
Article - 4 Mar 2021
In this interview, Matt Nowell, the EBSD product manager at EDAX, and Michael Hassel Shearer, Product Manager for Sample Prep Equipment at Gatan, talks to AZoM about the Broad Argon Ion Beam Tool.
Article - 18 Feb 2021
Scientists from the University of Washington have explored active self-cleaning surfaces for photovoltaci modules. They claim their newly-developed system can use a single droplet of water to clean a...
Article - 13 Nov 2020
In this interview, AZoM speaks to Dean Miller, Senior Scientist at TESCAN USA, about how plasma FIB-SEM can be used to accelerate multi-modal materials characterization.