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  • News - 8 Sep 2005
    DuPont Kevlar, the high-performance material that has helped save thousands of lives around the world, marks its 40th anniversary this fall with a host of new and emerging innovations – ranging...
  • Article - 23 Nov 2001
    Materials with grain sizes in the order of a billionth of a meter are called nanomaterials, or nanocrystalline materials, which can be used for a range of structural and non-structural applications.
  • Article - 25 Jan 2013
    Ceramic armor is armor used by armored vehicles and in personal armor. The concept of ceramic armor dates back to 1918.
  • Article - 20 Sep 2011
    Boron Carbide is a useful engineering ceramic with many industrial applications, but machining it to final tolerances is a specialized process.
  • Article - 9 Feb 2001
    Boron Carbide (B4C) is one of the hardest materials known to man. As such, many of its applications revolve around its wear resistance including such uses as abrasives and nozzles. It also has some...