Article - 13 Aug 2018
As conventional fuels run out, alternative fuels are being increasingly researched and analysed. This article discusses how these alternative fuels affect tribology.
Article - 8 Aug 2018
Oils & lubricants are an essential to mechanical systems & provide a way for two surfaces to slide over each other without causing wear.
Article - 29 May 2019
This article explains a tribometry setup that allows time-effective screening of materials and lubricants while monitoring slight variations in friction.
Article - 22 Oct 2018
This article discusses the ways hybrid 3D printing are affecting the automotive industry.
Article - 17 Oct 2018
This article discusses rectangular seals and how they are used in the automotive industry.
Article - 23 Nov 2017
The repetitive and cyclic use of engineering materials and metals can often lead to a degradation of the material, otherwise referred to as “fatigue.” The failure of many mechanical components of...
Article - 4 Apr 2017
Various types of temperature measurement devices, with an inventory of more than 10,000 different components, are available from OMEGA. Examples are thermocouple wire, infra-red camera, temperature...
Article - 23 Feb 2015
Rolls-Royce designed the state of the art Trent 1000 turbine Engine with an impressive 50,000 horse power – the equivalent of 68 Formula 1 racing car engines. It is no surprise that people wonder how...
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 Aug 2006
AM-SC1 is a magnesium alloy developed specifically for sand casting. It is especially suited to automotive applications such as engine blocks and other powertrain components.