Article - 12 Apr 2007
Feldco International provide sputtering targets made in a vast array of materials in various sizes. A list of applications and indutrsies served for sputtering targets is provided as well as some of...
Article - 1 May 2003
Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties are provided for a 92% polyhydroxybutyrate/8% polyhydroyvalerate copolymer.
Article - 29 Oct 2001
Ticona have released Forton 9000, the first line of polyphenylene sulfide products to be approved for medical applications. The range consists of both reinforced and unreinforced variants for various...
Article - 9 Oct 2001
Manufactured by sol-gel processes these materials are becoming more popular. One type is the silsesquioxane cage structure and is close to commercialisation. Also called polyhedral oligomeric...
Article - 6 Sep 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 4 May 2001
Used in applications where light transmission is desired. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
Article - 26 Oct 2001
Vinyl is the most widely used medical polymer in use today. Several properties including flexibility, durability, compatibility, sterilisability and low cost contribute to its use in applications such...
Article - 1 Aug 2005
In medical technology, the quality and documentation standards are superior to those implemented in other branches of industry. Manufacturers of medical products have to ensure a uniformly high...
Article - 27 Jun 2002
Rhenium is one of the densest materials and has one of the highest melting points of all materials. It is produced as a by-product of copper smelting and has many useful properties. Its occurrence,...
Article - 23 Jan 2002
With a history much shorter than that of gold, its use and discovery in the 1700's is described. Development of the platinum market through the 1800's and into more modern times is also covered....