Article - 9 Mar 2010
This article aims to provide a better understanding of gold’s unique physical and chemical properties that enable it to be used in a wide range of practical applications.
Article - 10 Jul 2008
A study was carried out on the hydroxyapatite/zirconia-base bi-layer to encapsulate substrates of 316L stainless steel for covering orthopedic prostheses. The coatings were produced by screen printer...
Article - 12 Apr 2007
Feldco International provide sputtering targets made in a vast array of materials in various sizes. A list of applications and indutrsies served for sputtering targets is provided as well as some of...
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 - 20 Nov 2012
Modern biomedical applications and drug delivery have paved the way for controlled release technologies in the healthcare industry. This paper details the nuances of controlled release systems,...
Article - 1 Mar 2001
Smart materials are an interesting field that is growing quickly, and shape memory alloys (SMAs) are one such materials that represent one of the most exciting areas.
Article - 29 Apr 2017
Polyether ether ketone, also known as PEEK, is a well-known thermoplastic polymer. This organic compound belongs to the family of polyaryl ether ketone (PAEK) polymers which include other proverbial...
Article - 19 May 2012
In this study three different geopolymer compositions have been investigated and characterized as potential biomaterials.