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...
Article - 24 Apr 2019
This article discusses brake pad analysis for wear characteristics, reverse engineering or failure analysis.
Article - 24 Jan 2018
Dr Don Cohen of Michigan Metrology/Bruker talks about how his experience in the world of friction and wear has seen him strive to make better and longer-lasting products in the automobile and medical...
Article - 13 Dec 2015
The scope of applications for Thin films and coatings have a wide range of applications from optical tribiological, and biomedical ones to microelectronics, packaging and decorative uses.
Article - 8 May 2013
Aluminium/aluminum is a light-weight metal with a bright silvery luster. This metal along with its alloys are in high demand worldwide.
Article - 3 May 2002
Aluminium casting processes such as sand casting and die casting processes including gravity casting, high and low pressure die casting, vacuum die casting and squeeze casting are all described.
Article - 15 May 2018
The aim of a gas analyzer is to improve safety by determining the concentration of a known gas in an atmosphere containing a number of gases.
Article - 15 Jun 2013
The latest in a continuing series of research studies suggest strongly that steel auto body structures in the near future can be as lightweight as aluminum bodies, while meeting all crash performance...