Article - 29 Apr 2015
Non-ferrous metal smelting operations involve refining of each element from highly complex compound material containing major elements such as Pb, Zn and Cu.
Article - 10 Aug 2012
In this article, a copper compound raw material has been analyzed by phase analysis.
Article - 28 Apr 2011
ANH Refractories manufactures a complete line of refractories for use in copper production. These include a range of brick and castable formulations that can withstand high temperatures and the...
Article - 16 Oct 2014
With large samples, and those that have a distribution of object sizes from the micro to the nano-scale, detailed surface analysis is definitely a challenge.
Article - 18 Dec 2012
Copper has been used by man for thousands of years. It was first used to make coins and ornaments in 8000 B.C. By 5500 B.C. copper tools were invented which aided civilization to emerge from the Stone...
Article - 20 Jul 2016
Manganese is similar to iron in its chemical and physical properties, but it is harder and more brittle. Manganese is possibly the most flexible element that can be added to copper alloys.
Article - 26 Aug 2002
BioHeap is a commercial nickel extration process developed by Titan Resources. It uses a unique bioleaching process. Bioloeaching and BioHeap are both explained as are results from trials to date, as...
Article - 25 Jul 2003
Life cycle analysis takes into account the energy and materials resources required to make an article and the impacts of human activities on natural resources and the environment. Using these factors,...
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Gold is most widely known as a precious metal due to its high lustre and chemical inertness. It is also used for coinage, ornaments, jewellery, gilding, textile industry, radiation control,...
Article - 12 Jul 2022
This article describes the application of material science in engineering.