Article - 7 Mar 2001
Smart coatings provide an optimal response to an external stimulus. They have potential applications in building windows for thermal/UV control, wear and corrosion and aerospace. Also covered are...
Article - 31 Aug 2001
Although unchanged PPO is a semi-crystalline thermoplastic, all commercially available grades are mixed with (high impact) polystyrene so as to enhance melt processability.
Article - 7 Aug 2001
Rare earth magnets produce fluxes much higher than traditional magnets of comparable size. Such magnets are based on samarium and neodymium compounds. Applications include automotive,...
Article - 1 Aug 2011
The Thermcraft transparent tube furnace allows users to visually check how their processes are reacting while at operating temperatures. The design, construction and applications of this unique...
Article - 22 Apr 2020
Molten salt, which is produced by companies such as BASF, is being used in solar power plants to provide efficient thermal energy storage and is part of the overall solution to the question of the...
Article - 21 Jan 2015
A work coil indicates whether a work piece has been heated effectively and efficiently, numerous types of work coil are available all ranging in complexity.
Article - 6 Feb 2019
This article discusses the role of gold insulation in transparent tube laboratory furnaces.
Article - 9 Jan 2019
2D materials have been characterized by multiple nanoscale techniques to better understand their properties.
Article - 11 Mar 2014
In order to probe the structural details of near surface and surface regimes, the grazing incidence small angle scattering (GI-SAXS) was introduced in 1987. The variation of incidence angle was used...
Article - 8 Aug 2013
Andy Benton, Technical Consultant at Michell Instruments Limited, talks to AZoM about the benefits and key applications of the new Condumax II transportable hydrocarbon and water dew-point analyzer.