Article - 22 Jun 2022
Magnesium is often coated with phytic acid to overcome certain functional limitations. This article sheds light on the advantages and limitations of magnesium alloys with phytic acid coatings.
Article - 14 Dec 2020
When the electrically insulating graphene Oxide (GO) is reduced, the reduced graphene oxide formed resembles graphene but contains residual oxygen and other heteroatoms.
News - 31 Oct 2006
Water, the only indispensable ingredient of life, is just about the most versatile stuff on Earth. Depending on its temperature we can heat our homes with it, bathe in it, and even strap on skates and...
News - 31 Jul 2017
Improvements in recent electronics has demanded the requisite hardware, transistors, to be smaller in each new iteration. The size of silicon transistors has been reduced to the order of 10 nm by the...
News - 24 Mar 2017
Studying hydrogen can teach scientists about the fundamental nature of matter as hydrogen is both the most-abundant and the simplest element in the universe. However, there are still a number of...
News - 24 Mar 2015
Researchers at Carnegie have led a study that has discovered five new forms of silica at room temperature, and under conditions of extreme pressure.
Silica or silicon dioxide is a major...
News - 28 Oct 2008
Researchers at the Carnegie Institution have developed a new technique for improving the properties of diamonds-not only adding sparkle to gemstones, but also simplifying the process of making...
News - 24 Mar 2022
In a review recently published in the open-access journal Materials, researchers discussed the recent advances in copper-doped titanium implants.
Study: Recent Advances in Copper-Doped...
News - 18 Jan 2019
Leveraging the latest developments in applying hypothetical calculations to predict the characteristics of novel materials, scientists have discovered an innovative class of half-Heusler...
Article - 26 May 2022
Flame Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy (FAAS) is a very popular analytical technique that has been employed by researchers for the elemental analysis of trace metals in a variety of samples.