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Moisture — in the form of humidity, water spills, or rainfall — spells early demise for cell phones, light-emitting diode (LED) displays, TVs, and solar photovoltaic (PV) panels...
News - 25 Jan 2012
A critical review of claims that there are materials harder than diamond
"Diamond is not the hardest material anymore". This remarkable claim was first made at the International...
Article - 22 Jul 2019
Material coatings are often changed with inadequate consideration of long term performance, making it vital to select and compare durable coatings.
Article - 18 Dec 2018
This article discusses analyzing ilmenite ore samples using an x-ray diffractometer.
Article - 21 Nov 2018
This article discusses what is short-path distillation.
Article - 4 May 2018
The company Kaiser Optical Systems, Inc., (Kaiser) provides global direction within scientific apparatus and applied holographic machinery.
QPAC® 60 is made up of no less than 94% Poly(butylene carbonate) polymer and has less than 5% butylene carbonate and less than 1% (between 0.2%-0.8%) methylene chloride.
Article - 13 Aug 2018
The pour point of an oil is an essential property that determines how it will flow at a given temperature.
Article - 23 Mar 2018
There are a multitude of available test procedures and methods for water and wastewater treatment operators. They range from colorimetric, titrimetric, electrometric (meter & probe), turbimetric,...
Article - 16 Mar 2018
Rotameter flow meters are devices that can measure the flowrate of liquids and gases. Generally, the rotameter is a tube made of plastic, glass or metal combined with a float, which responds linearly...