Article - 22 May 2006
The low velocity impact response of a range of foam based sandwich structures has been investigated using an instrumented falling weight impact tower. Shear fracture was found to occur in the PVC/PUR...
Article - 20 Sep 2005
Polycarbosilane was synthesized from polydimethylsilane in the presence of zeolite as a catalyst. Characterization of synthesized polycarbosilane was performed with 29Si Solid State NMR, FT-IR, TPD,...
Article - 2 Apr 2002
The demands of sporting equipment such as ski equipment are ever increasing. Some of the materials that DuPont have developed specifically for this field are described and reasons for their use...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Designers are sometimes reluctant to use fibre reinforced plastic composites as the long term effects of factors such as loading and environmental effects. This article looks at these effects and how...
Article - 28 Feb 2001
Smart materials are able to respond to changes in their surroundings. They have potential applications in aerospace and civil engineering. Work continues on refining these materials down to the...
Article - 17 Sep 2019
This article discusses how to use dynamic light scattering to monitor protein aggregation.
Article - 30 Jun 2016
Geologic storage of carbon is a potential method for reducing the anthropogenic emission of greenhouse gases.
Article - 28 Oct 2015
Vibrational spectroscopic techniques, such as Raman and mid-infrared (IR) absorption spectroscopies provide a capable means to continuously monitor species such as water vapor, O2, CO2, CO, N2, NOx,...
Article - 8 Apr 2014
A clean surface with greater surface wettability is frequently advantageous to increase adhesion and improve bonding to other surfaces.
Article - 8 May 2006
Machine condition monitoring based on oil analysis has become an accepted practice in any well run maintenance management program. LaserNet Fines® combines the standard oil analysis techniques of...