Article - 22 Jun 2017
While prosthetic devices have continued to advance throughout history, 3D printing technology has emerged as a revolutionary way to enhance this medical device by avoiding the traditional negative...
Article - 14 Feb 2013
Composite materials have been used in the marine industry for various applications including gratings, ducts, shafts, piping, hull shells, etc for several decades.
Article - 5 Feb 2013
You may wonder how makeup artists turn actors into animals, monsters and aliens - using prosthetic makeup, a person can be turned into virtually anything.
Article - 17 May 2005
Despite the high durability and corrosion resistance of aluminium and aluminium alloys, some simple steps should be employed when handling and cleaning aluminium to avoid staining and damage as some...
Article - 9 Oct 2001
Zeta potential is the energy required to shear the particle as well as its internal layer of counter-ions away from the external layer/bulk medium. It is measured in millivolts.
Article - 5 Apr 2019
This article shows that Vanta handheld XRF analyzers delivers accuracy for lead-based paint testing.
Article - 13 Feb 2019
This article discusses the economic and fast tooling options for custom builds and prototyping.
Article - 14 May 2015
Water vapor interactions with solid materials greatly influence a number of processes in industries such as polymers, fuel cell membranes, foods, pharmaceuticals, and building materials.
Article - 21 Sep 2012
This article discusses using particle size analysis for the quantification of building material quality.
Article - 20 Sep 2005
Porous Si3N4 ceramics with different pore morphologies have been fabricated, utilizing organic whiskers and starch as the fugitive agents. The effect of the various pore types on mechanical...