Article - 4 Sep 2012
MAX phases exhibit a unique combination of characteristics of both ceramics and metals with unusual mechanical, electrical and thermal properties making them suitable for numerous applications.
Article - 23 Nov 2001
Many components across a variety of industries could potentially be improved if manufacturers could source raw materials with improved chemical, physical and/or mechanical properties. Use of sol-gel...
Article - 9 Dec 2016
Tribological evaluation of the interaction between a piston ring and the cylinder liner is a key step toward understanding engine tribology.
Article - 27 Mar 2018
When given the raw materials & a blueprint, 3D printers produce a whole range of objects & have begun to be used in the aerospace & automotive industries.
Article - 7 Feb 2019
This article discusses how automotive computing can be observed using an FPD HR X-Ray CT system.
Article - 18 Dec 2017
There are many different types of oil used within the automotive industry, and in fact, the industry has one of the widest oil uses of any industry in terms of variety.
Article - 1 Oct 2018
Over the last several years, a surge in the production of novel ceramic materials, as well as advancements in the processing techniques for these materials, has allowed researchers to control and...
Article - 28 Apr 2004
According to a European Union directive, 85% of vehicle components must be recycled by 2006. This story reports on the success and activities of Car Recycling in Spain. Posted April 27 2004
Article - 12 Sep 2003
Acoustic testing techniques provide fast and clean way to check for defects and cracks in a non-destructive manner. Several techniques are described such as nonlinear wave modulation spectroscopy....
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Bicomponent extrusion is a novel process for producing ceramic fibres with distinct core and sheath phases. These materials have potential use in metal and ceramic matrix composites and have the...