Article - 8 Jan 2009
Solid Boron Nitride Grade M is a truly hydrophobic advanced ceramic. Grade M is suitable for the most severe electrical applications. It is an excellent refractory material at temperatures up to...
Article - 15 Dec 2005
Aluminas (Al2O3) are generally more chemically resistant, harder, stronger and more refractory than mullite. McDanel Ceramic Technologies offer a range of grades of alumina, and the applications that...
Article - 10 Sep 2002
Graphite is a distinct material, displaying properties of both metals and non-metals. It is typically grayish-black in color, opaque, and has a radiant black sheen.
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Surface treatments such as ion implantation, ion beam mixing, laser processing, PVD, CVD and laser alloying are being applied to monolithic ceramic materials to improve surface properties so that they...
Article - 31 Oct 2018
In this interview, AZoM talks to Dr. William G. Fahrenholtz about his research, and how he uses Phase Equilibrium Diagrams within it.
Article - 28 Mar 2018
XRF is a powerful tool for the analysis of cement, however the technique depends on the correct preparation of the XRF sample.
Article - 10 Sep 2015
Tony Carroll, Aluminum Industry Sales and Product Development Manager at Mid-Mountain Materials, Inc., talks to AZoM about reducing waste and improving process efficiency in the aluminum industry.
Article - 15 Jan 2002
Zirconium is usually contaminated with hafnium due to their chemical similarity. It is resistant to most solvents and performs well in nuclear reactors, where most zirconium metal is used.
Article - 15 Dec 2020
Refractory metals are a broad class of metallic materials that exhibit superior durability to mechanical and thermal stress.
Article - 30 Oct 2019
This article discusses the history, properties, and applications of Nilcra® Zirconia PSZ.