Article - 1 May 2002
NASA researchers have developed a silicon carbide metal matrix composite for use in low NOx combusters which could open the door for a range of low-emission combustor designs.
Article - 6 Feb 2001
Silicon nitride (Si3N4) comes in forms such as reaction bonded, sintered and hot pressed. Excellent thermo mechanical properties have seen this material used for engine parts, bearings, metal...
Article - 16 Sep 2001
The properties of polyamideimide are approaching those of Polyimide, yet it is melt processable and has the highest strength of any unreinforced thermoplastic.
Article - 26 Oct 2001
Vinyl has many uses in cars and is used for several reasons. Some include cost advantages, environmental reasons and recyclability. Some applications include body mouldings, under bonnet wiring,...
Article - 31 Mar 2016
AlumiLok™ coating technology developed by Nexceris produces aluminization coatings with simple application techniques and heat-treatment methods. This technology enables exceptional oxidation...
Article - 26 Mar 2019
Researchers investigated the pyrolytic behaviors of coal & four different waste components, as well as their mixtures through the use of a simultaneous thermal analyzer.
Article - 20 Jun 2001
A new iron-based alloy (W77T6) has been developed for valve seat inserts. It evolved as an economical alternative to cobalt-based alloys which gained favour when new fuels were introduced that burned...
Article - 23 Nov 2001
Many components across a variety of industries could potentially be improved if manufacturers could source raw materials with improved chemical, physical and/or mechanical properties. Use of sol-gel...
Article - 1 Oct 2018
Over the last several years, a surge in the production of novel ceramic materials, as well as advancements in the processing techniques for these materials, has allowed researchers to control and...
Article - 26 Nov 2018
This article discusses how to use high-temperature materials for energy technology and mobility.