Article - 20 Jun 2001
Industry is always keen to seek out cost-effective practices to compete and survive. Recognising this trend, publications from the Copper Development Association (CDA) have emphasised production and...
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Copper is tough and ductile, but is valuable due its ability to conduct electricity. While it is suited to many applications most centre around its excellent electrical conductivity (e.g. busbars and...
Article - 7 Feb 2001
This article provides an overview of pure copper and the major copper low alloyed grades and applications.
Article - 3 May 2017
Bus bars are an important component in the manufacture of transformers. They are a solid element that allows a flexible way of transmitting and distributing power. When brazing the bars, stability and...
Article - 20 Aug 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 3 Aug 2001
Epoxy Resin Casting; Glass Filled exhibts greater flexural modulus than general-purpose epoxy resin. However, a reduction in elongation at break compared to general-purpose epoxy. Relative advantages,...
Article - 9 Mar 2016
This article presents different techniques to prepare high-quality cross-section samples of crystalline silicon solar cells to identify degradation mechanisms and solder process quality.
Article - 14 Jul 2011
Manufacturers of solar cells need to make sure their products are of the highest quality. To check this they carry out microstructural examinations. This article describes how to prepare samples for...
Article - 30 Sep 2013
Screen printing is the widely used solar-cell metallization technique in today’s silicon solar cell production, providing superior cost benefits when compared to other methods.
Article - 10 Apr 2017
With over 3 million Data Centers in the USA and many more worldwide, the question arises of how we can make Data Centers more energy efficient and sustainable