News - 11 May 2009
Like tiny Jedi knights, tunable fluidic micro lenses can focus and direct light at will to count cells, evaluate molecules or create on-chip optical tweezers, according to a team of Penn State...
Article - 17 Nov 2021
In this article, Hitachi High-Tech discusses how energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) can be utilized to analyze chlorine levels in cement.
Article - 13 Mar 2002
Steel will corrode in most environments. Its behaviour in concrete is addressed. Aspects such as the concrete environment, factors affecting corrosion rates, production realities, deterioration...
News - 15 Oct 2021
One can easily see with the naked eye that leaving an old nail out in the rain causes rust. What does require the keen eyes and sensitive nose of microscopy and spectroscopy is observing how iron...
News - 30 Nov 2021
In a paper published in the journal Molecules, researchers from China have developed a [email protected]
hydrophobic composite by depositing nanoscale silica on calcium carbonate. The composite material has...
News - 5 Feb 2010
Using cesium and potassium formates in completion fluids that stabilize boreholes in gas production is more eco-efficient than the application of brines based on zinc bromide, calcium bromide and...
Article - 15 Jan 2003
With global magnesium demand increasing, sourcing magnesium is becoming more important. A new process where it can be produced from power station fly ash has been devised. The technology, advantages,...
News - 2 Sep 2022
A paper recently published in the journal Biomaterials Advances demonstrated the effectiveness of a novel near-infrared (NIR) photothermal injectable hydrogel with anti-inflammation and anti-oxidation...
News - 10 Nov 2010
General Motors' use of DuPont Zytel PLUS nylon for its Ecotec 2.0-liter Turbo powering Cadillac CTS vehicles captured the 'Most Innovative Use of Plastics" Award in the Materials category...
News - 23 Mar 2009
Future growth is expected in global demand for PVC, particularly in Asia, India and Latin America according to Jon Nash, Strategic Research Director at Applied Market Information. Construction...