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  • Article - 7 Dec 2015
    Toray Advanced Composites participates in applications ranging from satellites and aircraft, to energy and transportation
  • Article - 24 Jan 2014
    There is a correlation between bulk mechanical properties of polycrystalline materials and the strength of individual grain boundaries at the micro- or nano-scale. The strength of the grain boundary...
  • Article - 4 Oct 2013
    Mark Colin, Vice President and General Manager of the Advanced Ceramics Platform within 3M Advanced Materials Division, talks to AZoM about the benefits of ceramic armor and the Ceradyne and 3M...
  • Article - 19 Aug 2013
    All that time spent playing with plastic bricks as a kid may finally be paying off, as tiny composite blocks developed by MIT have been used to create a lightweight structure and could lead to much...
  • Article - 8 May 2013
    The principal alloying ingredients in aluminium / aluminum alloys include manganese, magnesium, copper, zinc and silicon. The market for aluminium / aluminum and its alloys is huge. About 22 million t...
  • Article - 8 May 2013
    Aluminium / aluminum and its alloys are used in an ever-increasing number of applications. Aluminium / aluminum 7000 series have excellent fatigue properties, except in the T6 temper. These alloys can...
  • Article - 29 Apr 2013
    Aluminium / aluminum is a versatile, lightweight, and malleable metal. Aluminum alloys are manufactured to meet specific product needs. Aluminium / aluminum 5059 alloy is a wrought alloy type with...
  • Article - 7 Mar 2013
    Dr. John Schneiter, CEO of Free Form Fibers and the Director of miSci Science Center in Schenectady, New York, talks to AZoM about Inorganic High Performance Fibers (HPFs).
  • Article - 22 Feb 2013
    Formula One (F1) motor racing is the top level single-seater auto racing authorized by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA). Almost 10% of the world's population follow the sport of...
  • Article - 15 Feb 2013
    In the second instalment of AZoM's series on the applications of composites, we look at the increasing use of composite armour in military vehicles.