Article - 17 Feb 2004
Cyclo-Olefin copolymer is an engineering thermoplastic. It has a range of useful properties and associated applications. Properties and applications are both listed.
Article - 28 Sep 2011
Tellurium is a metalloid element with the chemical symbol Te and atomic number 52. It is used primarily in iron, copper and lead alloys in and around the machining processes. Other properties and...
Article - 11 Sep 2009
CRAIC Technologies is the worlds leading developer of UV-visible-NIR range scientific instruments for microanalysis. This article looks at pixel-to-pixel variations of color masks by transmission...
Article - 9 Dec 2008
This article discusses the properties of aluminum oxide (Al2O3) alumina nanopowder.
Article - 25 Jun 2003
Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties are provided for polyethylene terephthalate polyester (PETP). Properties are also provided for PETP fibre and film. Applications for...
Article - 3 Apr 2002
While platinum is best known as a precious metal and use in jewellery and as an investment, it has several other key uses. Some of these include catalysts for automotive and chemical applications,...
Article - 11 May 2001
Excellent resistance to fire and flame spread, compared with unmodified HIPS. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this...
Article - 24 Feb 2016
A hard disk platter is a part of a hard disk drive, used to store the data. Hard drives can have one or more hard disk platters. The platters possess complex layer structures, which can be split into...
News - 10 Sep 2010
Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL) announced today that it has won the prestigious Engineering Materials Achievement Award (EMAA) for 2011 for its porous iron aluminide technology.
The award, which...
News - 26 Oct 2008
In this information age, increased storage capacity is a central challenge for science and technology. A team of German and Italian researchers has pursued this by exploring the concept of...