Article - 26 Feb 2001
Mechanical seals are important in many industries such as process, automotive and aerospace. This article looks at classes of seals, materials selection, surface finish and design.
Article - 29 May 2001
These materials combine the strength, hardness and wear resistance of carbon with the corrosion resistance and self lubricating properties of graphite. They can be impregnated with various materials...
Article - 18 Aug 2017
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) has been a niche product for a long time because of its energy-intensive production process. Of late it is becoming a progressively hot topic.
Article - 11 Jan 2002
Stainless steels are generally low in maintenance, although some are required to maximize corrosion resistance and removal of surface contamination.
Article - 25 Jan 2023
This article discusses acrylic acids and acrylates, the processes currently used for their production, the drawbacks of such processes, and the feasibility of the sustainable production of these...
Article - 15 Nov 2017
In this interview, Professor Mark B. Shiflett, from the University of Kansas, talks to AZoM about exploring gas solubility in ionic liquids and why a greater understanding of gas solubility in ionic...
Article - 6 Feb 2001
Magnesia is a highly refractory ceramic material. Applications include refractory bricks and shapes, crucibles, cements, heating elements, crushable bushes, thermocouple tubes, brake linings, plasma...