Article - 25 Oct 2006
The effect of detonation synthesis nanodiamond powders on the structure and properties of electroless deposition Ni-B coatings on steel was studied. Improved mechanical properties of coatings can be...
Article - 30 Sep 2015
Laser ablation solid sampling helps greatly decrease the time taken to prepare a sample and to attain a high sample throughput for determining the level of toxic metals in plastics.
Article - 2 Apr 2014
Pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) such as household cleaning products, cosmetics and human and veterinary medicines are utilized for personal health or cosmetic reasons.
Article - 19 Nov 2014
The role of crop yield enhancing agrochemicals is vital in devising effective food production strategies in order to meet the demands of ever-increasing world population.
Article - 4 Feb 2015
This article describes the analysis of ore-thick sections from an offset dike of the Sudbury Igneous Complex (SIC), using Micro-XRF and SEM-EDS. The analysis involves detecting the presence of high...
Article - 23 Aug 2002
Neodymium is a rare earth metal. It has uses in glasses, enamels, magnets and steel making. Its discovery, occurence, refining and properties are also described.
Article - 27 Apr 2016
Cinnamon is an important spice that is extensively used around the world. Although predominantly known for its culinary use, cinnamon is also valued for its major health benefits.
Article - 9 Nov 2007
Coatings and films play an important role in many fields of application (drug delivery coatings, coatings on medical devices, thin films for food protection etc.), which makes an efficient technique...
Article - 9 Feb 2007
Sintox AL is a high purity porous alumina material. It is highly suited to laser applications including laser reflectors and high intensity lamps. Properties of Sintox AL are provided and the effects...
Article - 20 Jan 2003
A new laser repair technique could save millions of dollars for the mining and power generation industries. It will enable them to repair damaged and eroded components rather then replacing them....