News - 14 Mar 2017
After a host of commitments to electromobility across the German automotive industry over the past months, Volkswagen now seems to be determined to enter the production of one of the core elements of...
News - 29 Mar 2010
A new study by the Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies at Rochester Institute of Technology indicates that the use of E20 fuel, which blends 20 percent ethanol with gasoline, reduces the tail...
News - 22 Jun 2009
Piezoelectric actuators such as those supplied by Noliac are used for active vibration damping in mechanical structures where vibrations are undesirable. These structures are counting: automobiles,...
Article - 31 Oct 2016
Today, it is not advisable to leave the good/bad decision to the wind, and not just because it very rarely blows in laboratories and factories. Distinguishing from the good and the bad reliably and...
Article - 20 Jul 2013
As there is an increasing demand for improving the fuel efficiency of automobiles, manufacturers and suppliers are working together to analyze the possibilities of commercializing new technologies,...
Article - 11 Dec 2012
Marc Juzkow, Vice President of R&D and Engineering Leyden Energy, talks to AZoM about advances in Li-ion battery technology.
Article - 3 Apr 2002
While platinum is best known as a precious metal and use in jewellery and as an investment, it has several other key uses. Some of these include catalysts for automotive and chemical applications,...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Development of solder technology is being driven by miniaturisation. Surface mount technology now dominates and demands on solders are changing. Solders are now part of the mechanical bond as well as...
News - 14 Feb 2003
Australian researchers at institutions such as the CSIRO have successfully developed a new magnesium alloy that will enable magnesium to be used in applications such as motor vehicle engines and...
News - 20 Apr 2013
30 years after entering the Chinese market, the Volkswagen Group is starting a new phase of sustainable growth. In the course of expanding production capacities, the two Chinese joint ventures of the...