Article - 19 Mar 2003
A new coating has been developed for implants such as hip replacements. The coating is designed improve the life expectancy of the implants and offer improved bonding compared to cementless implants....
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
Article - 17 Jun 2020
Scientists are now looking to 4D printing to create a new generation of printed smart materials capable of changing their shape. This article looks at how 4D printing works, its applications, and how...
Article - 6 Feb 2020
This article discusses the role of digital microscopes for printed wiring boards.
Article - 23 Nov 2019
Find out how manufacturing and laboratory presses can be used in various processes, from compression molding to vacuum presses in a range of industries.
Article - 8 Oct 2019
This article introduces spectroelectrochemistry; when its use is applicable and the extent of its ability.
Article - 24 Oct 2017
Screen and stencil printing technology has been used for a number of years for printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing and surface mount component assembly of PCBs.
Article - 20 Jun 2016
In comparison with X-ray technology, aluminum alloy sorting and chemical analysis can be performed comprehensively and rapidly using handheld laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS).
Article - 14 Jun 2016
Several industrial sectors are keen to bring down their energy costs and optimize plant efficiency, as global energy prices remain somewhat volatile.
Article - 12 Feb 2016
Demand continues to increase for aluminium in several sectors, including the automotive sector where reduced weight is significant for emission control.