Article - 15 Jan 2003
Sprayforming is a rapid prototyping process that can be used to produce steel moulds for plastic moulding technologies. The process and the moulds have advantages over more conventional methods. The...
Article - 27 Sep 2002
Kinetic Metalization is a low-pressure metal coating process that produces dense coatings on metallic or ceramic substrates. The equipment required, coating process, flexibility of the technology and...
Article - 8 Jun 2001
Superplastic forming is an alternative and novel method for producing dental implants. It is capable of producing complex prostheses that are lighter, more comfortable and stronger than similar...
Article - 12 Apr 2001
A novel coating material, "Armoloy", can be applied to materials to give them a hard, low friction and corrosion resistant surface.
Article - 15 Mar 2001
Chemical vapour deposition (CVD) offers a viable alternative to diamond coating for dental tools. Coatings such as titanium nitride can be deposited and will not erode away as do bonded diamond...
Article - 20 Sep 2019
In this interview, AZoM speaks to Alexander Bouman, Product Manager for Thermo Fisher Scientific, about SEM technology and the advantages of chemical classification using EDX analysis, and the...
Article - 15 Mar 2019
This is an article about how femtosecond lasers have now been integrated onto a five-axis machine for micro-milling and texturing.
Article - 21 Sep 2018
Compression molding is a process used to make stock shape materials that are both thermoplastic and thermoset. It is achieved by placing a plastic material in a mold cavity that is formed through...
Article - 13 Aug 2018
Studying nanostructures and its applications, using modern Raman spectroscopy, is a very active and burgeoning area in physics, material research, chemical sciences, and biological and biomedical...
Article - 25 Jan 2016
Grand Blanc, Michigan-based automation supplier, Alliance Automation have explored the globe to find the optimum automation and manufacturing systems. The systems they find are fine-tuned to meet the...