Article - 23 Jul 2003
A review of the current understanding of adhesion between a synthetic polymer and a second material is presented. The information gives a broad picture of the issues and understanding. How materials...
Article - 23 May 2001
High purity nickel powders can be produced via the carbonyl process. These powders can be used for powder metallurgy applications. Uses include automotive, filters, batteries and multilayer...
Article - 17 Aug 2016
H.C. Starck Solutions are providers of high purity tantalum for use in the semiconductor industry, supplying it in several different forms designed for PVD sputtering.
Article - 6 Nov 2017
A number of articles and books have been written about wire bonding by wire bonding experts. Very often, plasma treatment is mentioned as a means to impact the bonding process or the long-term...
Article - 10 Apr 2015
Experts in wire bonding have written several books and articles on the subject, with a passing reference to plasma treatment as a way to impact the bonding process or the bond’s long-term reliability.
Article - 5 Nov 2008
This article provides examples of industries and applications that can benefit from the use of advanced ceramic components. IN many cases advanced ceramics can replace more traditional materials and...
Article - 31 Aug 2004
The performance demands on engineering materials are always increasing. To this end engineers are always seeking ways to increase properties like the toughness of materials like ceramics. This article...
Article - 23 Aug 2001
Spray formed Ni and Al alloys offer improved performance and reduced costs for some aerospace applications. The process is described and its application to nickel superalloys and aluminium alloys....
Article - 10 Feb 2014
AZoM talks to DeWayne Howell and Jason Gabriel about the process of compression molding for composites and what the benefits and applications of this are.
Article - 20 Aug 2003
A review of the development of advanced ceramics and their evolution from traditional ceramics. Properties, production, firing, finishing, design and the future are considered. Families such as...