Article - 29 May 2013
The copper family has around 400 different alloys. Copper is known to possess high thermal and electrical conductivity. Compared to most metals, copper can freely form alloys with several other...
Article - 17 May 2013
Copper mining has been in progress for more than 10,000 years. It is found in the minerals malachite, azurite, cuprite, chalcopyrite and bornite. Large deposits of copper ore are located in Chile,...
Article - 6 Aug 2012
UNS C18200 chromium copper alloys are primary alloys, which are heat treated and cold worked to provide electrical conductivity of 80% IACS and hardness. They are used in applications that require...
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.