News - 10 May 2010
Bondability to ABS and regulatory pre-compliance have enabled a Medalist medical elastomer from Teknor Apex Company to play a key role in a device that simplifies the delicate and often complicated...
Article - 1 Mar 2001
Smart materials are an interesting field that is growing quickly, and shape memory alloys (SMAs) are one such materials that represent one of the most exciting areas.
News - 8 Apr 2015
Whitford Corporation announces the establishment of a new medical coatings group dedicated to supporting the use of its coatings on medical devices.
The use of fluoropolymer coatings on medical...
News - 22 Mar 2009
The first peer-reviewed materials database to support medical device design has reached a significant milestone, now providing a total of 22,000 datasheets and literature references for 10,661...
Article - 6 Mar 2018
In this interview, Don Cohen gives an informed perception about what it takes to identify and solve problems related to surfaces, tribology and friction.
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...
News - 10 Nov 2004
Memry Corporation, the leading, independent manufacturer of high-value-added Nitinol components for the medical device industry, announced today that it has closed on the transaction to acquire...
Article - 26 Mar 2018
Bioseparation life sciences and HPLC applications cannot tolerate test uncertainty. A bioinert sampling flow path is critical for consistent bioseparations in medical diagnostics and HPLC studies.
Article - 30 May 2018
The term drawn fiber originates from industry and is used to define monofilament that has been stretched, pulled, or drawn down after extrusion.
Article - 1 Feb 2017
Polyether ether ketone (PEEK) is a high-performance engineered polymer that has one of the highest strength-to-weight ratios of any thermoplastic, and has excellent heat tolerance.