Article - 20 Aug 2003
A review of the development of advanced ceramics and their evolution from traditional ceramics. Properties, production, firing, finishing, design and the future are considered. Families such as...
Article - 23 May 2001
Using a hot compaction process, polymeric fibres can be partially melted together. Through control of the molecular structure the mechanical properties compared to the bulk material are improved....
Article - 13 Aug 2018
Slurries are produced in many industries as a by-product of an industrial process.
Article - 25 Apr 2016
The term heavy metals refer to any metallic chemical element characterized by their relatively high density and potential to be toxic at low concentrations.
Article - 17 Sep 2014
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy is a common method for the chemical characterization of material surfaces here it is explored for medical textile use.
Article - 22 Sep 2005
Much effort and funding by the government and private sectors are being allocated towards making Malaysia as a centre of education in South East Asia region. The various universities and colleges in...
Article - 12 Feb 2003
Emulsion polymerised styrene- butadiene rubber is one of the most widely used polymers in the world. Typical properties such as mechanical, electrical and cure properties as well as resistance to...
Article - 20 Jul 2001
In its pure state chromium is a steel-silvery grey with bluish tinge lustre. It is an extremely hard metal that takes a high polish. As a coating it has no capilliary action to oil and water. Its main...
Article - 24 Apr 2001
Matrix and fibre materials are described, as are prepreg forming processes, post impregnation processes and fabrication processes such as tube and rod formation, hydroforming, diaphragm and stretch...
Article - 4 Jun 2021
In this interview, AZoM talks to Andrew Dugmore, Vice President of New Business Development at TRB Lightweight Structures, about the company, it's assets and the future of the materials industry.