Article - 21 Nov 2009
SuperDuplex stainless like Duplex, is a mixed microstructure of austenite and ferrite (50/50) which has improved strength over ferritic and austenitic steel grades. This article outlines the chemical...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
SHS is a process where materials react during a rapid solid state spontaneous reaction at very high temperatures. The rapid heating and cooling and elevated temperatures allow the production of novel...
News - 22 May 2009
Multiferroics are materials in which unique combinations of electric and magnetic properties can simultaneously coexist. They are potential cornerstones in future magnetic data storage and spintronic...
Article - 8 May 2001
Steel properties are dictated by their crystal structures. The practical implications are explored and structures explained including ferrite, austenite, cementite, pearlite, martensite and bainite.
News - 23 Nov 2012
FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Shigehiro Nakajima) announces the introduction of the "LTO Ultrium 6 Data Cartridge"*, a magnetic tape media certified by the Linear Tape Open (LTO)...
Article - 15 Apr 2008
This article discusses using particle size analysis to optimize SOFC materials.
Article - 20 May 2005
The name stainless steel covers a variety of corrosion resistant steels. This results in hundreds of different grades of stainless steel that are covered by a range of national and international...
Article - 19 May 2005
Apart from the commercial reasons for choosing stainless steel as a material, like heat and corrosion resistance, another advantage is its fabrication properties. Fabrication techniques, handling and...
Article - 18 May 2005
Duplex stainless steels are extremely corrosion resistant, work hardenable alloys. Their microstructures have both austenite and ferrite phases and show properties of both types of stainless steels....
Article - 11 Jan 2002
Stainless steels are generally low in maintenance, although some is required to maximise corrosion resistance and removal of surface contamination. Cleaning methods including passivation and pickling...