Article - 20 Jul 2009
Smaller packaged circuits and components create heat which affects the reliability and life of numerous electronic devices.
Article - 19 Jul 2009
Master Bond’s line of electrically conductive adhesives is the number one choice for the design of tomorrow’s advanced electrical circuitry.
Article - 8 Dec 2008
This guide is aimed at engineers and designers wishing to incorporate advanced technical ceramics, such as Syalons and Zircalon, into their design. Often an engineer unfamiliar with using ceramics...
Article - 23 Feb 2007
HALSIC is the name of four exceptional high performance ceramics from the silicon carbide (SiC) material group made by W. HALDENWANGER.
Article - 2 Mar 2006
Sapphire is an anisotropic, rhombohedral crystal, so therefore non-uniformly dimensioned. This article examines it's formation & properties.
Article - 30 Aug 2002
Laser forming is a deposition process which can produce titanium parts directly from CAD drawings. It has advantages over casting and machining in certain applications. The process, advantages,...
Article - 3 May 2002
In sports such as mountaineering, rock climbing and abseiling, participants lives depend on materials. The development, standards, requirements and materials used for ropes are all covered.
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...
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 - 20 Aug 2001
Properties such as low density, good strength at elevated temperatures, high strength and excellent corrosion resistance have seen titanium used extensively in industries such as aerospace, process...