Article - 1 Mar 2005
Nano-Proprietary, Inc., have entered into a research and development agreement with Shimane Institute for Industrial Technology (SIIT) to develop a new aluminum alloy using carbon nanotubes that has...
Article - 15 Feb 2002
Every year, 200 million tungsten bullets are produced, each using an ounce of tungsten. That amounts to over 5500 tons or one-eighth of the current annual tungsten consumption across the globe.
Article - 18 May 2001
TiB2 is an extremely hard material with an extremely high melting point. These properties lend it to uses as ballistic armour, cathodes in Hall-Heroult cells for aluminium smelting as well as seals...
Article - 18 Apr 2011
Friction welding can often make an excellent alternative to brazing. Friction welding overcomes several of the variables associated with brazing that can affect bond integrity. These issues are...
Article - 7 Nov 2009
Several advanced applications require engineers to specify a hard electrochemically deposited gold coating.
Article - 11 Sep 2009
Simply put, surface plasmons are electromagnetic waves that propagate along the surface of an interface between a metal and a dielectric.
Article - 24 Aug 2007
The 2008 MRS Spring Meeting will feature 41 technical symposia in five topical clusters, an international exhibit highlighting products and services of interest to the materials community, and much...
Article - 22 May 2007
CiDRA Precision Service's customer base covers a wide breadth of companies and industries. They also offers more to their customers than just the highest quality machining available.
Article - 3 Aug 2006
AM-SC1 is a magnesium alloy developed specifically for sand casting. It is especially suited to automotive applications such as engine blocks and other powertrain components.
Article - 16 May 2006
Spectro designs, manufactures, sells and services analytical instrumentation. Their mainstays are optical emission spectrometers used in predictive maintenance of mechanical systems based on oil...