Article - 14 May 2002
The densities of a variety of biomaterials are compared to those of teeth, bone and other related materials. Biomaterials covered include orthopaedic, dental and vascular materials.
Article - 7 Nov 2009
Industrial brazing makes use of gold-based brazing alloys. When compared to base metal alloys, gold-based brazing alloys ensure good mechanical properties of joints at very high temperatures.
News - 15 Oct 2010
Researchers at the University of Connecticut, partnering with United Technologies Research Center engineers, have modeled and developed new classes of alloy materials for use in electronic...
News - 27 Apr 2020
The development of bimetallic nanoparticles (i.e., tiny particles composed of two different metals that exhibit several new and improved properties) represents a novel area of research with a wide...
Article - 29 Nov 2001
Ceramic brazing techniques are used to join ceramics to other materials. Sometimes the use of intermediate layers are required to increase wetting of the materials to enable creation of a suitable...
News - 15 Sep 2011
Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo, one of the core companies of Tanaka Precious Metals, has introduced seven new electron beam welding materials for use in automotive sensors.
Each material is made by...
News - 16 Nov 2013
From the production of tougher, more durable smart phones and other electronic devices, to a wider variety of longer lasting biomedical implants, bulk metallic glasses are poised to be mainstay...
Article - 4 Nov 2016
This article reviews hydrogen supply basics for the semiconductor sector, and introduces an on-site method of hydrogen carrier gas supply for producing semiconductor devices that are being used at...
Article - 31 Mar 2006
The optical properties of palladium (Pd) / yttrium (Y) double-layered thin films have been investigated to realize an optical hydrogen sensor with high sensitivity at room temperature. Compared with...
News - 3 Jul 2010
A new shape memory alloy with up to now unprecedented functional stability was developed by researchers from the Institute for Materials at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum in cooperation with...