Article - 20 Dec 2016
H.C. Starck Solutions, suppliers of specialist metals, provide a range of technology metals to be used specifically in additive manufacturing. Additive manufacturing allows highly complex and...
Article - 4 Aug 2015
One of the major types of materials analyzed using optical spectroscopy is thin films. Unlike some thin films that are self-supporting, ultra thin films are deposited on a substrate. These ultra thin...
Article - 3 Jun 2015
Antonio Mantilla from Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum, talks to AZoM about the TURBOVAC i/iX range of vacuum equipment.
Article - 6 Mar 2015
Michael Schober, Development Manager Plansee, talks to AZoM about advanced thin film materials in the touch panel market.
Article - 17 Sep 2014
Low temperature plasma polymerization has been shown to be an economic and versatile way for depositing polymer coatings. This technique is clean, free of solvents, and can deposit coatings onto a...
Article - 24 Aug 2008
Austral Wright Metals has introduced two new generation grades of ferritic stainless steel. These are 'new generation' ferritic grades, with extra low carbon and fully stabilised, so don't suffer the...
Article - 10 Jul 2008
A study was carried out on the hydroxyapatite/zirconia-base bi-layer to encapsulate substrates of 316L stainless steel for covering orthopedic prostheses. The coatings were produced by screen printer...
Article - 8 Jul 2008
To investigate the reflection of light in random dielectric multilayers, we study here the optical properties of porous-silicon-based heterostructures.
Article - 1 May 2007
Zwick‘s product range includes three machine versions for static materials testing, each of them offering different equipment, performance and expansion capabilities. They are the zwicki-Line, The...
Article - 4 Feb 2002
In many cases polymers require additives such as plasticisers to enhance or tailor their properties for specific applications. Plasticisers are defined, and their evolution traced. How they work,...