Article - 18 May 2006
Pulsed Electric Current Sintering (PECS) is a sintering technique that allows fully dense materials to be produced at high heat rates in a short period of time. PECS also shows promise in being able...
Article - 20 Dec 2005
McDanel Advanced Ceramic Technologies produce alumina and sialon raw materialsin a range of different compositions. Physical and mechanical properties are described for 3 commercially available...
Article - 7 Mar 2001
Component production using powder metallurgy is described. Processes involved are compaction (unixial pressing), sintering, sizing and finishing operations such as machining, heat treatment and...
News - 19 May 2020
Micromeritics Instrument Corp., a global leader in material characterization technologies, offers a number of non-local density functional theory (NLDFT) models which underlines its ongoing commitment...
News - 1 Jul 2010
The recent eruption of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano and the subsequent massive shutdown of air traffic in Europe occupied the attention of travelers and worldwide news agencies for weeks....
News - 8 Nov 2013
In today’s competitive market place, improved productivity and maximised profits are often at the top of the list of priorities for any company. However, increasing concern about the...
Article - 19 Dec 2011
Titanium nitride is of great interest for structural applications owing to its high wear resistance and good thermal stability associated with high hardness and high corrosion resistance.
Article - 19 Sep 2005
Research continues worldwide on methods to improve the efficiency and integrity of hip replacement procedures. The present investigation focused on the insertion procedure of the implant into the...
Article - 19 Nov 2010
In this paper, a method of producing high Young's modulus with high internal friction coefficient using porous ceramics is reported by clarifying the relationship between principal properties...
News - 29 Mar 2011
The characterization of the porosity of ground layers in easel paintings: a first step towards understanding its role in water uptake, reactivity and material transport in 19th and early 20th century...