Article - 1 Aug 2006
A method for preparing sodium aluminate from basic aluminum sulfate (BAS) is presented. By this method, crystalline sodium aluminate could be obtained under mild conditions by heating sodium dawsonite...
Article - 20 May 2005
Stainless steel is the name for a family of corrosion resistant steels. New uses are being continuously found for the attractive appearance, low maintenance and strength of stainless steel. Grade...
Article - 5 Jun 2018
Both analysts in the field and the world’s media continue to proclaim that printed information is in fast decline as contemporary users turn away from books, magazines and newspapers; and instead look...
Article - 9 Nov 2001
Various grades of kaolin are used in the paper industry. These are outlined as are factors affecting the usage of kaolins in the Asian region. Other areas covered include pricing, consumption, markets...
Article - 15 Oct 2001
Superconducting motors based on high temperature superconductors are much more efficient than conventional electric motors and can be made smaller, lighter and more economically. They have enormous...
Article - 6 Apr 2006
This study comprises a simple and innovative approach for the synthesis of á-alumina powders involving the use of the metal organic precursor aluminum formate Al(O2CH)3 and phase transformations...
Article - 12 Apr 2001
A novel coating material, "Armoloy", can be applied to materials to give them a hard, low friction and corrosion resistant surface.
Article - 17 Dec 2001
Superconducting Magnetic Storage Energy Systems store energy within a magnet and release it within a fraction of a cycle in the event of a loss of line power. How they work, how fast they recharge,...
Article - 22 Aug 2003
The process of producing plastic electronics via direct writing is described. The application of plastic electronics to flat panel displays is covered. Other potentialo applications for this novel...
Article - 28 Sep 2012
Richard Holliday, founder of Material Value, talks to AZoM about the importance of critical materials.