News - 13 Jan 2016
A team of researchers from Penn State have developed a new and unique technique that enables the detection of single molecules of biological and chemical species from solid, liquid and gaseous...
News - 2 Dec 2013
Benchmade Knife Company (www.benchmade.com) today was named the overall winner of the second-annual American Made Outdoor Gear Award.
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News - 1 Sep 2011
smart has always been a pioneer in matters of urban mobility and with the smart fortwo electric drive the company is showing the direction of development in cities around the world. Together with...
Article - 11 Mar 2020
This article looks at the key developments of polymer science in the last 100 years since it was first discovered by German chemist Hermann Staudinger.
Article - 13 Aug 2018
Phthalates are used as plasticizers in a wide range of common products. Over recent years, the material has acquired attention due to its potential negative health impacts.
Laser Quantum is a world-class manufacturer of high quality solid-state and ultrafast laser sources. Our products are known for their reliability, compactness, performance-excellence, and long...
Article - 5 Jun 2015
In this interview, Prof. Colin Humphreys from the University of Cambridge talks about the real-world impacts of his wide ranging research, and the importance of electron microscopy in materials...
News - 31 Mar 2008
Engineering plastics win friends in materials handling and machinery engineering applications because of their outstanding clean, quiet and self-lubricating properties as well as high abrasion and...
Article - 5 Dec 2012
Oxygen was discovered by Joseph Priestley in 1744. Carl W. Scheele of Sweden found the presence of the element two years before, but failed to publish it. Scheele found a gas that enhances combustion...
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,...