Article - 12 Feb 2004
Genmar will begin implementing VEC-Sheild finish, a gel coat replacement for fibreglass boat hulls, later in 2004. Posted February 11 2004
Article - 12 May 2006
In this paper researchers prepared hybrid SiO2-PMMA coatings by the sol-gel method and measured coating hardness. They applied two depth sensing indentation (DSI) systems, each one using indenters...
Article - 26 May 2006
This research for Eco-materials focuses on the improvement of photo response of titania thin films. The goal of this research is to find a suitable substrate for decreasing the band-gap of titania, to...
Article - 14 Sep 2004
Calcium phosphate coatings have been used on metallic implants which by themselves behave as bioinert biomaterials. The processes are briefly overviewed and the advantages of the sol-gel process...
Article - 12 Aug 2004
Reseachers at UCL have developed a coating based on vanadium dioxide that, when applied to glass windows, will reflect heat but allow light to pass thtough. Posted August 10 2004
Article - 10 Sep 2002
Hand lay or contact moulding was the first process used to produce polymer matrix composites. It is still used for low volume and large part production as well as prototyping. Tooling, the process and...
Article - 14 Oct 2019
One field becoming increasingly significant to the pharmaceutical industry is that of texture analysis.
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 - 11 Jan 2006
This paper reports on a sol–gel method for the deposition of red, green and blue PMMA-SiO2 hybrid films on glass substrates. The colored hybrid films are composed of a homogeneous organic-inorganic...
Article - 23 Dec 2011
Room-temperature ionic liquids (RTILs) are organic fused salts that consist of ions and remained as fluid below 100 °C.