Article - 6 Dec 2010
SurfaceWave provides precise measurements of the thickness and uniformity of blanket and patterned metal films, including barrier/seed layer thicknesses.
Article - 6 Sep 2004
Nitriding of titanium alloys is common practice for increasing the surface hardness of titanium alloys. The processes that can be used to produce titanium nitrode coatings are described, their...
Article - 1 Oct 2010
Nanoindentation is a useful technique for measuring mechanical properties of small volumes of material. Applications include mineralogical analysis, thin film testing and scratch testing.
Article - 24 Jul 2008
InnerArmor technology is flexible and offers virtually unlimited wear resistant coating possibilities which can be applied to a wide range of base materials. And the specifications are easily tailored...
Article - 13 Jul 2008
H.E.F. specialize in coatings and surface treatments for wear and friction applications. Michael tells us about H.E.F.'s custom designed bearings for high load, low rotation applications in harsh...
Article - 12 Apr 2007
Feldco International provide sputtering targets made in a vast array of materials in various sizes. A list of applications and indutrsies served for sputtering targets is provided as well as some of...
Article - 6 Oct 2006
Feldco International manufacture a range of pressed technical ceramics, These include alumina, boron carbide, silicon carbide, boron nitride, silicon nitride, aluminum nitride etc. Properties and...
Article - 18 Apr 2006
This paper presents the status of Materials Engineering research and education in the Philippines in line with the objective of establishing a network for research.
Article - 2 Dec 2005
The existence of non-metallic deposited layers originating from inclusions in workpiece steels on the rake face of high speed steel (HSS) tools coated by physical vapor deposition (PVD) has...
Article - 20 Sep 2005
In general, PVD-TiN coated High Speed Steel endmills used to machine carbon steels can perform better at high cutting speeds compared with uncoated tools resulting in better surface finish and longer...