Article - 23 Jul 2003
A review of the current understanding of adhesion between a synthetic polymer and a second material is presented. The information gives a broad picture of the issues and understanding. How materials...
Article - 14 Aug 2019
This article discusses polymers and how to change their properties.
Article - 23 Apr 2021
Next-generation banknotes and passports could benefit from a novel approach to fine-tuning the color of fluorescent polymers, which could also advance microscopy and imaging techniques used in cell...
Article - 26 Mar 2001
The chemistry of polyurethanes is covered, including the basic production of, raw materials such as isocyanates, polyols, polyethers, polyesters and pre polymers as well as common additives.
Article - 26 Jul 2018
Polymers are also called macromolecules, being very large organic molecules composed of an extremely high number of repeating smaller units.
Article - 21 Sep 2001
Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene has been used extensively as a wear face in orthopaedic implants. The performance of the material has been related to sterilisation techniques. Methods of...
Article - 28 Jun 2012
AISI 4140 is a chromium-molybdenum alloy steel, the chromium content provides good hardness penetration, and the molybdenum content ensures uniform hardness and high strength.
Article - 4 Jun 2015
Fiber-reinforced composites and filled plastics used in a wide range of products use thermoset polymers as the key matrix.
Article - 9 Oct 2019
This article introduces total correlation spectroscopy (TOCSY) and its applications.
Article - 25 Jul 2015
Polymers are extensively used throughout industry, whether as naturally occurring materials like starch and cellulose, or synthetic commodities like nylon, polystyrene and polyethylene.