Article - 10 Dec 2007
In this article hydroxyapatite ceramics containing glass powders were prepared to prevent dissolution at grain boundaries that become large cracks. Glass phase incorporated into hydroxyapatite acts as...
The Model 657 Dimple Grinder II, from Gatan, is designed to rapidly remove material from a surface with minimum damage. It provides high-speed and consistent mechanical pre-thinning to near electron...
Gatan, Inc. is the world's leading manufacturer of instrumentation and software used to enhance and extend the operation and performance of electron microscopes. Gatan's products, which are...
News - 21 Apr 2014
Electrically controlled glasses with continuously adjustable transparency, new polarisation filters, and even chemosensors capable of detecting single molecules of specific chemicals could be...
Article - 2 Apr 2020
Surgical instrument manufacturers always need to to investigate ways to lower component cost and improve design functionality where they can.
Article - 17 May 2005
Aluminium alloys are normally supplied as semi-finished products such as sheet, plate, coil, extrusions, tube or wire. All forms can then be readily fabricated into finished products using a wide...
Using the combined action of wear and corrosion tribocorrosion causes the alteration or degradation of materials. It restricts the performance and lifetime of machines and devices with moving...
News - 2 Mar 2016
A milestone study in solar cell fabrication was conducted by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in partnership with Washington State University (WSU) and...
News - 18 Apr 2013
Sandia National Laboratories researchers Lisa Deibler and Arthur Brown had a ready-made problem for their computer modeling work when they partnered with the National Nuclear Security...
Article - 23 Dec 2011
The blanket is an in-vessel component to play rolls of heat-exchange and fuel breeding. The first wall (FW) of a blanket faces the fusion plasma, and it is subjected to 0.5 MW/m2 of heat from plasma.