Article - 30 May 2018
This article takes a look at the recycling of highly engineered polymers such as bioabsorbable polylactide (PLA) under mild conditions.
Article - 29 Mar 2016
Atoms or molecules in a crystal are organized in a periodic and regular way. Crystallinity is referred to the extent of structural order in solid products.
Article - 5 Sep 2012
Polish can be defined as a substance that is used to give a smooth and shiny surface to an automobile. Many different ingredients may be contained in the polishes.
Article - 30 Jul 2004
3D Systems Corporation announced the availability of Bluestone™ SL material, the first commercially available engineered nano-composite resin for SLA® (stereolithography) systems. Posted July 29 2004
Article - 17 Mar 2004
Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have found a way to make new plastics by compressing two powdered polymers at room temperature. The types of materials that can be produced and...
Article - 7 May 2001
Elastic electret films of electromechanical film (EMFi) have the ability to sense the slightest touch, change their thickness accordingly to an external voltage and produce sound in the process....
Article - 24 Apr 2001
Matrix materials, fibres and production techniques such as sheet production, random fibre mats, stamping, high speed compression and flow moulding are covered.
Article - 13 Jan 2020
Shape memory polymers were first conceived back in the 1940s when L. B. Vernon and his colleagues discovered the shape memory properties of polymers, reported in a 1941 paper.
Article - 13 Mar 2017
The design and printing of 3-dimensional (3D) networks has gained significant interest in recent years, particularly in the area of drug dosage development.
Article - 9 Oct 2001
Clay-based nanocomposites are generally combinations of clays and polymers. Intercalated hybrids maintain a clay-like structure, with increased spacings between layers, while in exfoliated hybrids the...