Article - 8 Jan 2004
Hafnium Carbide (HfC) is the most refractory binary compound known to man. Density, melting point and electrical resistivity data are provided.
Article - 11 Dec 2003
A compressor oil is used to lubricate both the working parts and the pressurized spaces in a compressor.
Article - 12 Sep 2003
Smart or intelligent packaging is packaging that illicits a response to a stimuli. The concept is described, with applications and examples outlined. While some applications are a little way off,...
Article - 24 Jul 2003
Mercury is generally considered to be a harmful substance. Presented herein is a unbiased account of mercury, its compounds, and its uses.
Article - 27 Jun 2003
Synroc is a ceramic materials developed for dealing with high level radioactive waste materials. The evolution and development of Synroc is outlined and its advantages over previous materials used for...
Article - 5 May 2003
Physical and mechanical properties are provided for Ti45Nb. Fabrication details are also briefly described.
Article - 2 May 2003
Polyolefin elastomers (POE) are a relatively new class of elastomers. They can be used as a stand alone materials or as an impact modifier for most plastics. The properties, applications and market...
Article - 1 May 2003
Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties are provided for a 92% polyhydroxybutyrate/8% polyhydroyvalerate copolymer.
Article - 4 Mar 2003
Polyhydroxybutyrate is made via a biological fermentation process from renewable raw materials. Chemical, physical, thermal and electrical properties are listed. It is biodegradable but stable under...
Article - 21 Feb 2003
Polybenzimidazole is a thermoplastic with excellent high temperature properties. Its chemical, mechanical, electrical, physical and thermal properties are listed.