Article - 13 Dec 2015
The scope of applications for Thin films and coatings have a wide range of applications from optical tribiological, and biomedical ones to microelectronics, packaging and decorative uses.
Article - 22 Nov 2010
In this study, the microstructural design, synthesis and evaluation for the quaternary Cr-Al-Si-N coatings were investigated. Also, the overall comparisons among CrN, Cr-Al-N, Cr-Si-N, and Cr-Al-Si-N...
Article - 30 Jun 2016
Decarburization refers to a loss of carbon from a metal surface, particularly cast irons and steels, and occurs due to heating in a medium.
Article - 9 Nov 2012
Super alloys have good creep and oxidation resistance. They can function at very high temperatures and severe mechanical stress, and also where high surface stability is required.
Article - 5 Nov 2012
Super alloys or high performance alloys are of three types namely iron-based, cobalt-based and nickel-based alloys.
Article - 9 Feb 2001
Boron Carbide (B4C) is one of the hardest materials known to man. As such, many of its applications revolve around its wear resistance including such uses as abrasives and nozzles. It also has some...
Article - 26 Nov 2012
Pyroceram was produced in the 1950s by Corning Glass during their extensive research on photosensitive glass.
Article - 14 Nov 2012
Super alloys or high performance alloys are of three types that include iron-based, cobalt-based and nickel-based alloys.
Article - 12 Sep 2012
Stainless steels are high-alloy steels that possess good corrosion resistance in comparison with other steels because they contain more chromium.
Article - 7 Sep 2012
Aluminum alloys are alloys having high electrical conductivity and strong corrosion resistance. These alloys tend to lose some of their strength at high temperatures ranging between 200 and 250°C (392...