News - 5 Apr 2013
High-performance synthetic lubricants are formulated to meet specific application requirements. Proper selection depends, to some extent, on the lubrication goals, such as optimize friction, reduce...
Article - 13 Jul 2018
In this interview, Prof. Joly-Pottuz discusses her desire to advance our understanding of the behaviour of nanoparticles in ceramic materials - especially for ceramic materials used in biomedical...
News - 31 Mar 2008
Nylon has been with us nearly 70 years now, after the first experimental testing used it as sewing thread in parachute fabric and in women's hosiery.
Nylon stockings were shown in February...
Article - 10 Dec 2021
New research has been successful in determining the optimum stacking pressure for lithium-ion batteries.
Article - 24 Jul 2020
Graphene-based inks have many practical applications in flexible electronics and can offer new energy solutions. Incorporating graphene-based ink into perovskite solar cells has multiple benefits and...
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 - 24 Nov 2005
In this paper, some nanomaterials with controlled size and shape are successfully synthesized under microwave-assisted solvothermal or biomolecule-assisted hydrothermal method. These results show that...
Article - 17 May 2016
The role of lubricants is critical in virtually every type of machinery by influencing the reliability, speed, and service life of the machinery.
Article - 14 Jan 2022
This article describes how the evolution of polymer bearings has affected scroll compressor performance in durability and seizure resistance.