Article - 17 Dec 2012
In this interview, Steve Ulmer, Vice President of International Sales at OMAX® Corporation, talks to AZoM about advanced abrasive waterjet technology.
Article - 14 Dec 2012
Polyester is a plastic that was invented in the UK back in the 1940s, and is considered as one of the greatest man-made inventions. It is a long- chain synthetic polymer consisting at least 85% by...
Article - 6 Dec 2012
A polyamide is a polymer that contains amide monomers joined together by peptide bonds.
Article - 30 Nov 2012
The ability to self-heal is one of the true wonders of nature, and now material scientists are closer than ever to reproducing this ability in everyday materials, which would hail in a new era in...
Article - 28 Nov 2012
Abrasive blasting is a technique that has been in existence since 1870 when the first abrasive blasting process was patented by Benjamin Chew Tilghman.
Article - 20 Nov 2012
The fact that natural bone comprises Hydroxyapatite (HA) has led to extensive research in developing synthetic HA as bone replacement materials. To make metal implants more compatible with the body,...
Article - 16 Nov 2012
In this interview, Martin Kreuter, Solar Impulse project leader at Bayer MaterialScience, talks to AZoM about what materials are playing an important role in the next generation of aviation.
Article - 17 Oct 2012
Felix Baumgartner, an Austrian skydiver and BASE jumper, recently ascended to 120,000 feet in a space capsule that was supported beneath a stratospheric balloon to make a freefall jump. He fell down...
The Dimension XR SPM has several configurations for advanced research in nanomechanical, nanoelectrical, and nanoelectrochemical characterization.
Article - 5 Sep 2012
In this interview, AZoM speaks to Acoustica’s Managing Director, Philippe Doneux (PD) about their products and technology and why they are so important.