Article - 20 Sep 2005
Polycarbosilane was synthesized from polydimethylsilane in the presence of zeolite as a catalyst. Characterization of synthesized polycarbosilane was performed with 29Si Solid State NMR, FT-IR, TPD,...
Article - 23 Mar 2005
The development of pharmaceutical products is enhanced by surface analysis techniques such as x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and time of flight secindary ion mass spectrometry.
Article - 15 Mar 2005
The aim of this article was to study the emergence of blemishes on the inner surface of aluminum MDI cans.
Article - 25 Feb 2003
The excellent sensitivity of techniques, like secondary ion mass spectroscopy (SIMS), can be useful in determining the material chemistry, specifically for low-level additives, contaminants, or...
Article - 16 Dec 2002
Photographic film materials may have intricate surface chemistry and thus prone to a broad range of manufacturing issues.
Article - 23 Oct 2002
Polybutadiene is the second largest synthetic rubber produced by volume. The applications, chemistry, manufacturing, synthesis and types (including high cis, lithium-based and high trans) of...
Article - 4 Jul 2002
Vacuum induction melting is a process used for high purity metals and alloys. The process and furnace components are outlined. The types of materials typically processed, removal of impurities and...
News - 6 May 2004
Bessemer Gold Medal
For outstanding services to the steel industry, awarded to Professor R J Fruehan, US Steel Professor, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Article - 28 Feb 2002
Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
Article - 26 Feb 2002
Sometimes galvanizers receive questions about galvanizing unique steels or uncommon steel sections that are outside the standard range processed by the company’s galvanizing operations.