Article - 6 May 2013
Trace gold (Au) content can be recovered by processing different ores, slags, and tailings.
Article - 25 Apr 2013
Magnesium is a light weight, silvery white metal which is abundantly available in the earth’s crust. Magnesium gets ignited in both nitrogen and carbon dioxide environments; once it is ignited it is...
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 - 8 Feb 2021
Battery research encompasses the development process from theory and concept validation of new materials to characterization and quality control of raw materials and finished batteries.
Article - 13 Jan 2021
A metal coating is applied on all kinds of items made of metals, alloys, and plastics either for decorative
purposes or to optimize the physical and chemical properties of their surface.