Article - 29 Mar 2013
Prepreg is a composite material in which a reinforcement fiber is pre-impregnated with a thermoplastic or thermoset resin matrix in a certain ratio. Prepregs have unique properties as they are cured...
Article - 19 Dec 2007
TiO2-SiC photocatalyst was prepared by a calcination of TiC-SiC nano particle precursor synthesized by the carbothermic reduction method. Well-crystallized TiO2 deposited on SiC and hydrophobic...
Article - 5 Sep 2018
This article discusses using fiber optic spectroscopy to monitor polymer melts online.
Article - 7 Jun 2018
With petroleum-derived plastics becoming ubiquitous, the world is facing a huge problem with both the source and the disposal of these materials. A real alternative is emerging in the form of plastics...
Article - 4 Jun 2015
Fiber-reinforced composites and filled plastics used in a wide range of products use thermoset polymers as the key matrix.
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Rubber to metal bonding involves three areas, the substrate, the interface and the rubber. The bonding process itself involves several steps including substrate cleaning, application of bonding agents...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Bicomponent extrusion is a novel process for producing ceramic fibres with distinct core and sheath phases. These materials have potential use in metal and ceramic matrix composites and have the...
Article - 23 May 2001
Aluminium, glass reinforced plastics and fibre reinforced composites are the main materials used in small commercial marine craft. Each of these materials has its place in the industry and its...
News - 8 Dec 2010
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Adhesives and Sealants - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets...
Article - 14 Dec 2017
High temperature vacuum furnaces are mainly used for heat treatment of samples under partial gas atmospheres and at low pressure (down to 10-6 mbar).