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Researchers have recently found that the introduction of surface texture to an object can improve the tribological properties of its mechanical components.
Article - 10 Nov 2017
Time of flight secondary ion mass spectrometry is a technique in which a solid sample is bombarded by ions.
Article - 12 Apr 2021
Called Microplotters, these systems provide a unique approach to the rapid prototyping of next-generation flexible electronics, including electrode arrays, microfluidic applications, sensors, and...
Article - 5 Jun 2020
The search for a technique that can measure local viscoelastic properties with nanoscale or molecular resolution on soft heterogeneous materials such as polymers has been challenging.
Article - 17 Mar 2020
Due to their wide applicability and various advantageous properties, polymeric materials (PMs) have become increasingly incorporated into biomedical applications, including dentistry. Click here to...
Article - 10 Oct 2018
This article discusses why it is important to make a surface less reactive.
Article - 30 Sep 2014
Food product analysis is crucial for QC purposes, authenticity of products and materials, and brand awareness. GC-TOFMS is ideal for this application.
Article - 4 Apr 2012
In this interview, Dr. Johannes Carolus (John) Jansen, discusses membrane technology as a potential solution to problems related to energy efficiency and the environmentally friendly use of our...
Article - 20 Sep 2011
Liquid silicone rubbers make ideal alternative materials for use in syringe stoppers. In this case study, properties and processing of LSR and high cure rubber are contrasted and evidence provided of...
Article - 4 Jun 2015
Fiber-reinforced composites and filled plastics used in a wide range of products use thermoset polymers as the key matrix.