Article - 8 Jan 2007
Biocompatible ceramics are suited to many biomedical applications. Wear resistance makes them suited to artificial joints and electrical properties make them suitable for implantable electronics....
Article - 19 May 2006
In this paper researchers analyzed the structural evolution of a Si(001) surface and the change in surface composition during a reaction of MMGe on the surface. The researchers found that a c(4x4)...
Article - 12 Jan 2004
Zirconium Nitride (ZrN) is a hard refractory ceramic material. It is used as a hard coating for machine tools such as drill bits. Properties for Zirconium nitride are provided.
Article - 15 Feb 2002
Alloys of tungsten are often used in extreme conditions such as wear, mechanical strength and erosion resistance at high temperatures and high density. These applications as well as wear protection...
Article - 21 Jan 2002
All aspects of tungsten carbide are touched on including history and development, consumption, coatings, grain sizes and applications such as mining and cutting tools, wear parts and fine drills.
Article - 23 Apr 2001
Aluminium is one of the most abundant elements in the earths crust. The extraction, refining and environmental impacts of these processes are considered, as are recycling, and future product and...
Article - 11 Apr 2001
This article looks at technologies that have been used for displays for video output. The materials and technologies associated with emerging technologies such as LCD's, PDP's, FED's are described as...
Article - 3 Apr 2001
The use of zirconium carbide (ZrC) in engineering applications has been limited by the lack of a fully developed, commercially viable sintering process.
Article - 11 Dec 2007
In this study, in order to decrease film resistivity, co-doping of fluorine (F) to ZnO:Al film was attempted using rf magnetron sputtering apparatus with the mesh grid electrode. The contamination of...