Article - 9 Mar 2001
This novel family of materials is quite new and hence applications are relatively limited. This article describes a number of potential applications for auxetic materials including biomedical,...
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 - 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 - 4 Mar 2012
In this interview, Prof. Yoon-Bo Shim of South Korea's Pusan National University discusses how conductive polymers have seen great advancement during the last two decades.
Article - 3 Nov 2009
The presence of residual oxygen is a well known problem in thermal analysis.
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 - 6 Jan 2004
Boron nitride is available in three forms, hot pressed, pyrolytic and hot isostatically pressed. Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties are listed.
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 - 19 Mar 2014
Ordinary grade black bodies can be used to make routine measurements based on black body emission approximating devices. The 62500 Large Area High Temperature Black Body enables producing unparalleled...