Article - 27 Sep 2017
Weight translates to money when it comes to the airline industry. Every additional pound requires more fuel to lift, so making sure there is sufficient gas in the tanks means knowing what the aircraft...
Article - 18 Aug 2018
A key element in any specification of stainless steel, despite its intended use, is surface finish. Finish is an important design element and should be specified for those applications where...
Article - 3 Dec 2012
Polystyrene (PS) is an aromatic polymer of the monomer styrene. Polystyrene is an extensively used plastic with a production scale of several billion kilograms per year.
Article - 23 Oct 2012
Maggie Saykali, ECPI Sector Group Manager, talks to AZoM about the work of ECPI on plasticisers and the benefits and potential risks of phthalates.
Article - 3 May 2017
AZoM spoke to Alan Jaenecke, from Taber Industries, about the different types of abrasion testing available to manufacturers and why he believes the Taber Test is superior.
Article - 15 Feb 2017
Amulya Das, Director of Business Development and Corporate R&D at Mid-Mountain Materials, Inc., talks to AZoM about their advanced coated fabrics used in the aerospace industry.
Article - 11 Dec 2013
SciAps Raman Analyzers are a user-friendly, entirely non-destructive method for polymer verification.
Article - 11 Feb 2002
Fuel cells are at the cutting edge of alternative fuel technology. So far, technology in the automotive industry includes platinum catalysts, and a substitute is not available even today.
Article - 14 May 2019
Originally used in nuclear research, scintillators have developed a range of practical and commercial applications, from nuclear medicine to oil exploration.
Article - 23 Oct 2013
This article discusses how TenCate boasts flight experience with out of autoclave prepregs. The epoxy prepregs are used for the manufacture of composite fuselages.