Article - 15 Aug 2006
The never ending life cycle of aluminium is described, from mining of bauxite to alumina production and then onto aluminium smelting, to the manufacture of aluminium products both semi-finished and...
Article - 17 May 2005
The major advantages of using aluminium are tied directly to its remarkable properties. This article looks at the properties of aluminium and aluminium alloys as well as production of and applications...
Article - 17 Mar 2004
This article looks at the magnesium industry, in particular the effects of cheaply produced metal coming out of China. Applications of magnesium are also covered.
Article - 10 Sep 2002
Graphite is a distinct material, displaying properties of both metals and non-metals. It is typically grayish-black in color, opaque, and has a radiant black sheen.
Article - 30 Jul 2002
In the process of electrophoresis, used in electrophoretic deposition, suspended particles pass through a fluid upon applying an electric field.
Article - 13 Mar 2002
Steel will corrode in most environments. Its behaviour in concrete is addressed. Aspects such as the concrete environment, factors affecting corrosion rates, production realities, deterioration...
Article - 12 Apr 2018
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Article - 2 Jun 2017
This article examines the capabilities of the Epsilon 1 — benchtop energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer — for analyzing Zn, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ca, K, Cl and P elements in milk powder...
Article - 1 Jun 2017
This article shows how the Epsilon 3XLE benchtop XRF spectrometer is suitable for analyzing Na, Mg, P, Ca, Mn, Fe, Zn, Cl, and K elements in infant cereals.
Article - 5 May 2017
One of the major sources of aluminum in the world is bauxite. Aluminum content and concentrations of other elements such as iron, silicon, and titanium need to be continuously monitored during mine...