Article - 3 Jun 2019
This article discusses the coupling of AFM with IR (AFM-IR) to perform chemical characterization of polymeric and thin film materials.
Article - 20 Feb 2019
This article discusses PDVF or Polyvinylidene difluoride uses as a coating.
Article - 14 Nov 2018
This article discusses fiber-reinforced plastics and their applications.
Article - 14 May 2018
Fiber-reinforced plastics (FRP), also known as fiber-reinforced polymers, are a category of composite plastics specifically using fiber materials to mechanically augment the elasticity and strength of...
Article - 22 Mar 2018
Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) is a useful technique to address each of the requirements above, as this tool technique possesses various powerful techniques to study the thermal properties of...
Article - 3 Jul 2017
Sizing formulations are a blend of several chemicals, typically, but not necessarily, diluted in water. Sizing is used by fiber producers to “size” or coat their fibers.
Article - 17 May 2017
This article discusses the chemical characterization of a variety of polymeric materials and structures using the nanoIR2-FS™ system.
Article - 11 Feb 2015
Amulya Das, Director of Business Development at Mid-Mountain Materials, Inc., talks to AZoM about their robotic protective clothing; ARMATEX® SBN 13-602 ROBOTEX, and other traditional protective...
Article - 25 Jun 2003
The addition of glass fibre to nylon 6/6 increases its strength. Other effects on properties are also described. Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties of this material are...
Article - 2 May 2002
Have you ever wondered what Kevlar, Twaron or Aramid fibres were, what their properties are, or what they are used for? This article will give you the basic answers to all these questions.