Article - 23 May 2018
UV printing is a unique method of digital printing utilising ultraviolet (UV) light to dry or cure ink, adhesives or coatings almost as soon as it’s hit the paper, or aluminium, foam board or acrylic...
Article - 3 Jul 2014
Ceramics are known for their electrical insulation characteristics, but they can also exhibit high electrical conductivity.
Article - 30 Jun 2012
Unified numbering system (UNS), a designation system is formed by ASTM and SAE to identify metals and alloys. This article relates tot he designations for nonferrous metals and alloys,
Article - 31 May 2010
The ease of operation, speed and portability of handheld XRF analyzers such as the Niton range from Thermo Scientific make them ideal tools for quality control and rapid testing of packaging materials...
Article - 30 Aug 2008
Brasses are copper zinc alloys with a wide range of engineering uses. The addition of zinc to copper raises the strength and gives a range of properties, and the brasses are a very versatile range of...
Article - 6 Jun 2002
Nilson discovered scandium (Sc) in 1876. The material was detected in the minerals gadolinite and euxenite.
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Bismuth is one of few metals that increase in volume upon solidification. It is the most diamagnetic of metals and has the second lowest thermal conductivity. Uses are catalysts, fire protection,...
Article - 23 Feb 2022
This interview, with MICROTRAC MRB, as part of the Verder Scientific Group, discusses how particle sizing technology is used to optimize battery materials.
Article - 23 Jun 2020
A superconductor with the capability of operating at ambient temperatures might have the capacity to reduce the energy dissipation by almost 5% during electricity transmission. This would bring a...
Article - 16 Aug 2018
One of the biggest current problems with electronic products is the increasing load of consumer waste, as for instance, people in the USA switch their mobile phones at least once in an average of 22...