Article - 1 Aug 2006
A method for preparing sodium aluminate from basic aluminum sulfate (BAS) is presented. By this method, crystalline sodium aluminate could be obtained under mild conditions by heating sodium dawsonite...
Article - 12 Nov 2013
This article discusses using handheld spectroscopy for material identification; correlation versus multivariate algorithms.
Article - 10 Aug 2015
The role of additives is crucial in lubricating oils as it creates friction-modifying layers on metal surfaces. Wear resistant layers are deposited on steel surfaces using overbased calcium sulfonate...
Article - 29 Jun 2011
The change in heat capacity occurring during different thermal events are studied.
Article - 3 Nov 2009
The estimated measuring time, along with the reliability and significance of the results often plays an important role in almost any analytical question.
Article - 21 Sep 2005
In this research, our aim was to lower the sintering temperature of barium titanate using features of microwave sintering, namely selective heating and rapid heating, by promoting liquid phase...
Article - 14 Sep 2004
Sea corals have been successfully converted to hydroxyapatites using processes such as hydrothermal or microwave processing. The use of coralline apatites in clinical applications is also outlined.
Article - 27 Feb 2004
Researchers at Georgia Tech have created nanorings from single crystals of zinc oxide (ZnO). The way in which these structures were produced is desxcribed along with potenatial applications for the...
Article - 7 Feb 2003
Potassium is an extremely reactive alkali metal. Its abundance, extraction, occurrence and applications are covered as are mechanical, physical, thermal, electrical and atomic properties.
Article - 24 May 2001
Thermoplastic additives such as plasticisers, flame retardants, UV stabilisers, antioxidants and other additives are explained. Fillers, reinforcements and blends such as acrylonitrile butadiene...