Article - 6 Dec 2007
Find out what the coefficient of thermal expansion is and why it is an important property for sialon ceramics.
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.
Article - 29 Nov 2017
Are individuals familiar with OmniSeal® polymer spring-energized seals and rotary lip seals? Have they ever wondered why spring-energized seals have a spring and jacket while lip seals have a metal...
Article - 13 Apr 2020
This article discusses how a pitch precursor can be turned into carbon fiber for use in automotive applications.
Article - 10 Apr 2020
This article explains the role Austenitic Stainless Steel plays in automotive applications.
Article - 13 Jan 2015
As gasoline prices are constantly increasing, there is a drive to urge customers to buy more fuel efficient vehicles. When an automobile’s weight is reduced by 10%, fuel efficiency is improved by 6 to...
Article - 23 Aug 2003
With automotive manufacturers increasingly turning to lighter materials such as composites, there is also increased pressure on them to recycle these materials. Pyrolysis is a process that can be used...
Article - 21 Aug 2001
Is a cost effective material to use in place of chopped glass filled polyester laminate. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 30 Jul 2020
In this interview, AZoM speaks to Yannick Galais, General Manager of Luxinar, about Luxinar's laser technology and how it is used in the automotive industry.
Article - 14 Jan 2020
In 2018, the BMW group announced that it would be the first automotive company using computed tomography (CT) to improve methods of prototype development, production, and analysis.