Article - 30 Jul 2001
Iron (Fe) is a metal that has been known since ancient times. In fact, the Earth’s crust is made up of 5% of iron, which is the second most abundant metal after aluminum.
Article - 21 Oct 2020
Simultaneous thermogravimetric analyzers (STA) have DSC (differential scanning calorimetry) and TGA (thermogravimetric analysis) capabilities within a single instrument. In this post we look at why...
Article - 22 May 2013
It has been proved that even very small amounts of chromium in carbon steel pipes considerably reduce the rate of flow-accelerated corrosion.
Article - 27 Oct 2011
In this example, the isoelectric point of two creamers is determined using zeta potential as a function of pH using the HORIBA SZ-100.
Article - 30 Sep 2015
During the analysis of complicated samples TG-MS can result in data that makes it almost impossible to distinguish between gases that evolve at the same time. The combination of gas chromatography...
Article - 11 Dec 2012
Marc Juzkow, Vice President of R&D and Engineering Leyden Energy, talks to AZoM about advances in Li-ion battery technology.
Article - 9 Nov 2009
Aluminium smelting utilises the Hall-Héroult process of extracting aluminium metal from its oxide, alumina. This article outlines where the process can benefit from the use of SiAlON ceramics and the...
Article - 31 May 2001
Novel ceramic processing routes such as sol-gel production of aluminosilicates, core-shell zirconia, single crystal fibre processing and combustion synthesis are examined. The addition of fine powders...