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.
Article - 24 Oct 2017
Sialons are amongst the strongest and most durable ceramics known. This article discusses some of the applications silicon nitride ceramics.