Article - 2 May 2018
3D printing has been around for longer than most people think - the first 3D print was made in 1981 by Hideo Kodama. But 3D printing has come a long way since then, with prints being made at...
News - 23 Jan 2008
The Timken Company today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of Boring Specialties Inc. (BSI), a leading provider of a wide range of precision deep-hole oil and gas...
The VistaScope models from Molecular Vista are supplied with the revolutionary Photo-induced Force Microscopy (PiFM) mode, capable of measuring the sample’s polarizability with high sensitivity and...
News - 27 Apr 2005
Cracks, splits and holes are by definition one of the biggest problems in sealing technology. A new addition has recently been made to the thermoplastic elastomer family: Swellable variants of these...
News - 23 May 2019
Liquid crystal (or crystalline) polymers (LCPs) are widely used in the electronics industry for a variety of surface-mount technology (SMT), including connectors — for example, small-outline, dual...
News - 27 Oct 2017
The first ever atomic-scale images of dendrites (i.e. digitated growths), which have the ability to penetrate the barrier in between battery compartments and to trigger fires or short circuits, have...
News - 9 Dec 2009
The new BUP200 sheet metal testing machine was developed in response to new materials with higher strength properties and associated ductility behavior, together with increasing demands on component...
Article - 13 Jul 2018
It was suggested during the early 1990’s that CCDs were slowly becoming extinct and therefore were considered as ‘technological dinosaurs’.
News - 23 Mar 2009
A new PhD thesis from Chalmers shows that the multifaceted material perovskite could be of benefit in three key applications: fuel cells, gas separation prior to the storage of carbon dioxide and...
Article - 21 Mar 2018
This article discusses how to use a electromagnetic flowmeter for the oil and gas industry.