Article - 8 Sep 2016
Identification of minerals founded on BSE signal segmentation can be challenging as some minerals have comparable BSE intensities. Advanced Mineral Identification and Characterization System (AMICS)...
News - 17 Nov 2017
Germanium, considered to be a more efficient elemental semiconductor than silicon, was the material of choice in the early history of electronic devices. Eventually, the high cost of developing...
News - 3 Jun 2022
In an article recently published in the journal Ceramics International, researchers studied the clays from Alhabia (Almera, Spain) as well as their thermal and ceramic...
Article - 19 May 2012
In this study three different geopolymer compositions have been investigated and characterized as potential biomaterials.
Article - 5 Nov 2021
This article displays and considers the findings of a study published in the journal Buildings that considers the use of beer bottles in bricks, to minimize environmental impact and overcome...
News - 31 Mar 2015
Muscovite mica (potassium aluminosilicate), available from Goodfellow in sheet form, is a naturally occurring mineral that can be split into thin uniform layers.
It is transparent, resistant to...
News - 14 Jun 2017
Molecular scale science may inform water purification methods, battery improvements
Methods to improve water purification or build better batteries are problems that have challenged scientists for...
News - 17 Oct 2011
The AVS 58th International Symposium & Exhibition will be held Oct. 30 - Nov. 4, 2011, at the Nashville Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. More than 1,200 talks will be delivered on...
Article - 4 Feb 2021
Unlike conventional energy resources, unconventional energy resources such as Shale Gas, Shale Oil, Tight Gas, Tight Oil, and Methane Gas in a coal bed are widely distributed in the small cracks and...
Article - 6 Dec 2005
In this work a clay is treated with oxalic acid. The oxalic acid has shown the best efficiencies in the kaolin whitening. In this work, the clay was characterized by X-ray diffraction, atomic...