Article - 24 Jan 2020
AZoMaterials spoke to Ben Melrose, Technical Director at International Syalons, about the grades of sialons that exist, why sialon is the answer to the problem of producing complex shapes with...
Article - 30 Oct 2019
Celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, Olympus is a global technology leader that provides innovative nondestructive testing and measurement solutions for a wide range of industries, including...
Article - 24 Apr 2019
In this article the quality assurance of chill casting is discussed and how to monitor it through the use of Optical Emission Spectrometry (OES)
Article - 5 Dec 2018
This article discusses replacing traditional quenching mediums with nanoquenchants, oil mist, and vegetable oil.
Article - 19 Sep 2018
Eddy current non-destructive testing (NDT) can be used for testing a range of different metal types.
Article - 7 Sep 2018
Aluminum (Al) is an abundant element, in up to 8% of the earth’s crust and appears ubiquitously in the supply chain of consumable goods.
Article - 18 Aug 2018
The UK’s largest independent multimetals stockholder, Aalco®, produces a complete range of semi-finished products in brass, stainless steel, copper, aluminium, bronze and nickel alloys.
Article - 14 May 2018
Plastic or metal tubes, inserted into the lumen of anatomic ducts or vessels to keep the passageway open, are called stents. Stents have a characteristic mesh design composed of biocompatible metal or...
Article - 19 Apr 2018
SiAlONs were developed as a more cost-effective substitute for hot pressed silicon nitride. They should be considered a family of alloys with a broad range of properties.
Article - 8 Dec 2017
The process of heat-treating metals on the industrial scale primarily serves to improve the overall properties of the metals required for their future use.