Article - 18 Jun 2013
Ruthenium is a rare transition metal that belongs to group 8 and period 5 of the periodic table. Like other platinum group metals, ruthenium is inert to most chemicals. This element is generally found...
Article - 14 Jun 2013
Platinum is a dense, malleable, ductile, precious, gray-white transition metal with an atomic number of 78. As a member of group 10 of the periodic table, platinum exhibits excellent corrosion...
Article - 9 Nov 2012
Super alloys comprise different kinds of elements in a variety of combinations to obtain the desired result. They have good creep and oxidation resistance. They can function at very high temperatures...
Article - 31 Mar 2012
This article discusses the benefits of small spot X-ray fluorescence (XRF).
Article - 13 Jun 2009
Rietveld analysis emerged as a routine tool in quantitative phase analysis of crystalline powder samples.
Article - 1 May 2008
Finishes for aluminium are designed to either preserve an existing surface or promote a new one which is visually or functionally more desirable. This article covers mechanical finishes, chemical...
Article - 25 Mar 2008
A new method for producing diamond-like carbon coatings on the internal surfaces if pipes is reviewed.
Article - 1 Jun 2017
Energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer - as a tool for analyzing Pb, Zn, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ca, K, Cl, S, P, Mg, and Na in a range of livestock feeds.
Article - 12 Feb 2016
The aluminium sector is the world’s second largest metals market, with a total market value around £45 billion. Demand continues to increase for aluminium in several sectors, including the automotive...
Article - 27 Oct 2015
Low alloy steels (LAS) are widely used for the production of aerospace and automotive parts, onshore and offshore structural engineering plates, pipes and railway lines.