Article - 20 Jan 2020
Glass modifiers alter the glass properties of common glass mixes such as silicate and borate glasses to fine tune their applications.
Article - 20 Nov 2018
In this interview, Earl W. Ramlow from Polyset describes the use of a WaterBorne High Ratio Zinc Silicate coating system.
Article - 11 Oct 2013
Natural rocks are very complex and contain an aggregate of one or more minerals.
Article - 28 Feb 2013
Non-invasive analytical techniques such as Raman microspectroscopy, X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy and infrared microspectroscopy are effective in characterizing materials.
Article - 26 Nov 2012
Pyroceram was produced in the 1950s by Corning Glass during their extensive research on photosensitive glass.
Article - 19 May 2012
In this study three different geopolymer compositions have been investigated and characterized as potential biomaterials.
Article - 10 Jul 2008
The microstructural evolution in a triaxial body containing kaolin, quartz and anorthoclase has been examined. DTA reveals that kaolin dehydroxylates at 494°C and mullitization starts at 990°C.
Article - 6 May 2006
Rotating disk electrode (RDE) arc emission spectrometers are used in many commercial, industrial and military laboratories throughout the world to analyze millions of oil and fuel samples each year.
Article - 9 Jan 2006
A geopolymer was prepared by dissolving metakaolinite in a solution of K2SiO3 and KOH and curing at 80C for 24 h. The open porosity of the material was ~38% at 1000C, which is sufficiently porous for...
Article - 20 Jul 2002
The evolution of aluminium as an engineering material is outlined. From its discovery, recognition of beneficial properties, through to the commercialisation of refining processes, to the development...