Article - 9 Jan 2006
A geopolymer was prepared by dissolving metakaolinite in a solution of K2SiO3 and KOH and curing at 80C for 24 h. The open porosity of the material was ~38% at 1000C, which is sufficiently porous for...
Article - 8 Mar 2018
Polymer nanocomposites (PNC) are materials that are made up of a polymer matrix with embedded particles with a size of 100 nanometers or smaller.
Article - 5 Jun 2017
Thermal techniques such as differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) and modulated temperature DSC (MDSC), thermomechanical analysis (TMA), thermogravimetric analysis (TGA) and dynamic mechanical...
Article - 16 Feb 2015
IR spectroscopy or infrared spectroscopy is used for identifying a group of chemical species in a wide range of sample materials.
Article - 20 Sep 2005
Multi-dimensional Al2O3/Ni nanocomposites with preserved multifunctional magnetic properties are successfully fabricated by an aqueous monomer suspension casting and coating processes. An optimal...
Article - 10 Jun 2020
The measurement of gels and film properties is of widespread interest in the manufacture of food, packaging, pharmaceutical, medical and cosmetic products.
Article - 13 Feb 2020
This article discusses how to engineer a greener approach to polymers.
Article - 6 Feb 2020
This article discusses how to use 3D raman imaging and oil immersion objectives to acquire chemical information from subsurface structures.
Article - 31 Jan 2020
In this interview, AZoM spoke with Damian Morrison, Director, Material Sciences at Waters Corporation, about emerging trends in the materials industry.
Article - 6 Jan 2020
In materials science, thermal testing refers to the process of subjecting materials to analysis through thermal control in order to collect data on a wide range of properties.