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 - 3 Jun 2015
Antonio Mantilla from Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum, talks to AZoM about the TURBOVAC i/iX range of vacuum equipment.
Article - 12 May 2015
Car making is big business, and its getting bigger. Current worldwide production is about 65 million cars per year, up from around 40 million at the turn of the century, and the great majority of...
Article - 6 Aug 2013
Adhesives are various substances used for sticking objects or materials together . The joining of two substrates using an adhesive is referred to as bonding.
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 - 19 Dec 2007
High velocity oxy-fuel (HVOF) sprayed ceramic coatings can be considered as potential candidates for applications, where good chemical and corrosion resistance of ceramics is needed. In this paper the...
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...