Article - 3 Jul 2002
Diffusion bonding is an increasingly popular method used for joining titanium and its alloys. Liquid and solid state diffusion bonding are covered as well as why the processes are suited to use with...
Article - 23 Nov 2001
Materials with grain sizes in the order of a billionth of a meter are called nanomaterials, or nanocrystalline materials, which can be used for a range of structural and non-structural applications.
Article - 11 Oct 2001
There are several surface coating technologies available for tool steels. These surface coatings are used in applications such as drills, taps, reamers, shank cutters, bore cutters, dies, and milling...
Article - 2 Jun 2001
Tooth filling materials such as silver amalgams, resin-based composites and ion-leachable glass cements are covered. Cast metals, bonded restorations, ceramics and composite implant materials are also...
Article - 14 Jun 2018
This article takes a look at the determination of nitrogen and oxygen in refractory metals and their alloys.
Article - 21 Apr 2015
This article discusses the diamonds (PCD and synthetic grains) used in abrasive tools for the aerospace industry.
Article - 4 Mar 2002
The excellent properties possessed by titanium make it a highly useful material. Applications in aerospace (e.g. engines and structures)and industrial applications are covered, as are emerging...
Article - 12 Apr 2001
Ferritic, martensitic, austenitic and precipitation hardened stainless steels are outlined in this article, including general properties.
Article - 28 Jun 2013
NIMONIC alloys consist of nickel and chromium, with the nickel content more than 50%. These alloys exhibit high-temperature low creep and are high performance alloys. Additives like titanium and...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
The reprocessing of nuclear fuels is a complex one. Materials such as concrete, stainless steels, titanium, zirconium, hafnium and various polymers all play a role and have been selected for their...