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  • Article - 11 Apr 2001
    Sialons are a family of ceramics consisting of silicon, aluminium, oxygen and nitrogen with applications in the automotive and matallurgical fields.
  • Article - 3 Apr 2001
    Parylenes (or parxylylenes)are a family of polymers that can be used as a protective coating. They can be used for protection of artefacts as well as in the electronics and medical industries.
  • Article - 16 Mar 2001
    This article provides an introduction into the area of adhesives. It covers areas such as background, terminology, why adhesives are used, advantages and limitations and where they will be used in the...
  • Article - 9 Mar 2001
    This novel family of materials is quite new and hence applications are relatively limited. This article describes a number of potential applications for auxetic materials including biomedical,...
  • Article - 6 Mar 2001
    Excellent wear resistance, thermal shock resistance and high temperature properties make reaction bonded silicon carbide a logical choice for kiln and furnace furniture, wear and thrust bearings,...
  • Article - 28 Feb 2001
    The numerous powder compaction and sintering processes including uniaxial pressing, hot and cold isostatic pressing and sintering are described herein.
  • Article - 27 Feb 2001
    This article describes the process of ultrasonic welding and describes systems used for the process. It looks at its application to metals and plastics.
  • Article - 26 Feb 2001
    Silicon carbide and graphite charged silicon carbide are used for mechanical seals under conditions where carbon is not suited e.g. high temperatures or in contact with heavy oils.
  • Article - 26 Feb 2001
    Carbon is often used in mechanical seals for its self lubricating properties. Other beneficial properties include chemical resistance and moderately high operating temperatures.
  • Article - 26 Feb 2001
    Mechanical seals are important in many industries such as process, automotive and aerospace. This article looks at classes of seals, materials selection, surface finish and design.