Article - 13 Jun 2002
Pyrolytic carbon is biocompatible and thromboresistant. This combined with wear resistance, durability and strength make it an ideal material for artificial heart valves. The development of the...
Article - 28 Nov 2002
An overview of bioceramics, their behaviour in the human body, the forms they can take and their functions is provided. In addition materials such as calcium phosphate materials, alumina, zirconia and...
Article - 20 Nov 2019
This article discusses how to precisely identify the composition of a rubber compound.
Article - 30 Aug 2016
Raman technology is used as a molecular fingerprint to identify specific molecules, to predict the chemical concentrations in mixtures, and to analyze molecular structures.
Article - 21 Jul 2015
This article discusses using portable raman spectroscopy to characterizing carbon black materials.
Article - 4 May 2006
Compact Discs (CD) and Digital Versatile Discs (DVD) are popular data storage now. The information unit of CD/DVD is so called pit.
Article - 26 Mar 2019
Researchers investigated the pyrolytic behaviors of coal & four different waste components, as well as their mixtures through the use of a simultaneous thermal analyzer.
Article - 10 Jan 2010
The nuclear industry is at the eye of a perfect storm with fuel oil and natural gas prices near record highs, worldwide energy demands increasing at an alarming rate, and increased concerns about...
Article - 16 Jul 2003
Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) is being seen as a novel technique for surface modification. How the process works, problems associated with it, electrode materials, wear and corrosion resistant...
Article - 6 Dec 2016
In the manufacture of cooking appliances, thermal insulation has long been a key element to ensure energy efficiency and safety.