News - 19 Nov 2008
Materials engineers have created a new type of membrane that separates oil from water and, if perfected, might be used for environmental cleanup, water purification and industrial...
Article - 23 Aug 2017
Research Bioengineers at the United States Army Soldier Systems Center in Natick, Massachusetts have recently developed fabrics that are embedded with nanofibers and hydrogel particles.
Article - 16 Aug 2017
All the benefits of silica polymer-clad (PCS) fibers are present in their hermetically sealed Metal-Coated Silica (MCS) optical fibers.
Article - 9 Jul 2015
The need for superior composite tooling materials is growing with the increasing use of composites in aerospace.
Article - 27 Mar 2015
With global product transportation becoming highly dynamic, the packaging materials used for cargo protection are being taken for granted. Cardboard, wire ties polythene, nylon strapping, and...
Article - 20 Aug 2014
The use of lighter structures, spoolable pipe and rapid assembly techniques reduces infrastructure expenses involved in the replacement of pipeline components.
Article - 18 Mar 2013
This article discusses the environmental noise challenges that are faced in materials science research.
Article - 31 Jan 2013
3D printing or additive manufacturing is a technique used for fabricating 3D solid objects from a digital model. Additive processes are used to achieve 3D printing, wherein successive material layers...
Article - 24 Jul 2009
Bonding plastics parts is increasingly recognized as a major problem in many assembly operations.
The Dual-Shrink® heat shrink is a perfect example of Zeus’ protective insulation. It is capable of encapsulating and protecting cables, fiber optic housings, and connectors from high temperature or...