Article - 31 Jul 2014
The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) at Harvard University needed a metrology instrument to quantify the relationship between a natural insect wing.
Article - 17 Sep 2001
Electroactive polymers (EAPs) are those, which respond to external electrical stimulation by displaying a significant shape or size displacement. They have shown promise to mimic the movements of...
Article - 6 Mar 2017
Millions of pounds worth of priceless, irreplaceable historic structures and artifacts exist in the Heritage industry. In order to preserve these items, it is essential to carefully control the...
Article - 9 Apr 2002
Steel is a viable alternative to traditional building materials for applications such as frames, lintels and cladding in domestic and light commercial buildings. These applications are explained and...
Article - 1 Jun 2001
Polystyrene can be made into products with wood-like properties and appearance. These materials have potential application in building in areas such as flooring, cladding, and window and door frames.
Article - 28 Apr 2017
Radome structures protect radar equipment across many applications, ranging from boats and aircraft to defense and solar system research.
Article - 15 Jun 2022
Human life depends on an efficient and long-term agricultural production system. Agricultural productivity, however, is suffering from severe environmental deterioration. Many new scientific and...
Article - 24 Feb 2020
In this interview, AZoM talks to Dr.-Ing. M. Azad Emin, about his team's research within the field of sustainable foods, and the role of extrusion within it.
Article - 23 Oct 2018
This article is an introduction to the thin films that are used in robotics.
Article - 8 Aug 2014
Ed Connor, GC Product Specialist at Peak Scientific, speaks to AZoM about the advantages for analytical laboratories adopting the use of gas generators rather than using gas stored in cylinders.