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Processes such as plasma spraying, flame spraying and high velocity oxy-fuel spraying are briefly explained. Applications such as surface protection, wear and corrosion resistance, microelectronics,...
News - 17 Oct 2005
Siemens is building the world’s most powerful and economical gas turbine, which is expected to set a new world record for efficiency.
Plans call for the combined cycle gas and steam power...
News - 13 Mar 2017
Researchers from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) and Delft University of Technology have developed a technology for acquiring new metal structures using a selective...
Article - 12 Nov 2019
This article discusses Using Synthetic Diamond Solutions to Shape the Future of Aerospace and Automotive Machining.
Article - 5 Mar 2019
This article discusses air screw compressors and the rotary lip seals used within them.
Article - 9 Aug 2013
A fiber-reinforced composite (FRC) is a high-performance composite building material made up of three components - the fibers as the discontinuous or dispersed phase, the matrix as the continuous...
Article - 31 Jan 2010
The goal of clean coal research is to increase the steam temperature, which would increase efficiency. At these conditions, Ni-base superalloy blades and vanes in the turbine are protected by...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...