Article - 6 Sep 2001
Polypropylene (PP) is a semi-crystalline, white, semi-opaque commodity thermoplastic that is made in numerous different grades and modifications.
Article - 5 Dec 2014
Sports pitches are constructed from specific types of artificial turf depending on the requirements and are used for various sports.
Article - 11 Jan 2003
Titanium alloys are suited to use in both surgical tools and implants. Material properties that contribute to the suitability, alloys that are used and appplications such as bone and joint...
Article - 26 Nov 2012
Today, artificial turf or synthetic turf is gaining in popularity and is not only found in some of the world's most important sports arenas, but also in residential lawns and commercial buildings.
Article - 4 Jun 2007
In this research, novel URA molecular imprinting membranes were studied by using ion complex method of copolymers. The ion complex technique provides a new approach in molecularly imprinted membranes...
Article - 31 Oct 2003
The GloTorch benefits from a new masterbatch additive from DualGlo that produces 8 hours of luminosity from a 10 minute exposure to light. The new materials glows up to seven times brighter than other...
Article - 15 Jun 2020
Recent creation of a cartilage using liquid crystal elastomers (LCE), offers potential for repairing limbs using 3D printing technology.
Article - 16 Jul 2020
Researchers at Duke University in the USA have recently created a novel hydrogel-based composite material that matches the strength and durability of natural cartilage tissue. The new development...
Article - 10 Oct 2014
Professor Andrew Alderson, Principle Research Fellow at the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) at Sheffield Hallam University, talks to AZoM about his work with Auxetic Materials,...
Article - 3 Feb 2015
Hockey sticks were originally made from wood. The game of hockey we know today grew in popularity out of English public schools in the early 1800s, with ash used as the most common material to make...