Article - 1 Oct 2010
Nanoindentation is a useful technique for measuring mechanical properties of small volumes of material. Applications include mineralogical analysis, thin film testing and scratch testing.
Article - 13 Apr 2006
Element Materials Technology’s polymeric analysis team offers a full range of testing and engineering services for polymeric materials.
Article - 15 Aug 2005
The FluoroLog-3 is a unique, modular system which allows the researcher to interchange a versatile range of accessories.
Article - 13 Apr 2005
The rheology of polymers is impostant as it directly influences flow during processing. Rotational and capillary extrusion rheometers are reviewed and property determination outlined. Examples are...
Article - 7 Apr 2020
Materials testing can be used to test the load capacity of materials. This article discusses the fundamentals and different methods which can be used.
Article - 4 Jun 2015
Systems that tend to flow under exposure to stress are called fluid materials such as pure substances, dispersions, mixtures, and solutions.
Article - 3 May 2002
In sports such as mountaineering, rock climbing and abseiling, participants lives depend on materials. The development, standards, requirements and materials used for ropes are all covered.
Article - 25 Feb 2014
Peter Bailey, Senior Applications Specialist for Instron Dynamic Systems, talks to AZoM about the benefits and applications of composites fatigue testing.
Article - 12 Feb 2014
The challenge faced by Bose was to measure dynamic material properties for optimization of sound performance in Bose products.
Article - 26 Jun 2013
OIT measurements enable characterizing the long-term stability of hydrocarbons.