Article - 19 Jun 2013
Silver is a chemical element with Ag as its symbol. It belongs to group 11, periodic number 5 of the periodic table. Its atomic number is 47.
News - 19 Jan 2006
British experts have pioneered the world’s first non-tarnishing sterling silver in a breakthrough that could revolutionise the silver industry.
Researchers in Sheffield, the city famous for...
Article - 13 Feb 2004
The addition of palladium to silver makes it more resistant to tarnishing. Alloys of silver and palladium are used for dentistry, electrical contacts and capacitors. The effect of palladium addition...
News - 4 Apr 2022
A paper published in the journal Polymers has investigated the use of nanoparticles to extend the shelf-life of strawberries. The research has been contributed to by scientists from Al-Azar...
Article - 17 May 2005
Copper alloys are some of the most versatile materials. The combination of properties like strength, conductivity, corrosion resistance, machinability and ductility make copper suitable for many...
Article - 14 Feb 2001
Engineering thermoplastics are generally amorphous or semi-crystalline. The differences between these two types of materials are explained.
News - 20 Nov 2017
AXT is proud to announce that they will soon be installing a Synergy-S single crystal X-ray diffraction system at the University of Queensland (UQ). This high-end system is manufactured by Rigaku...
News - 24 Dec 2013
Avrupa Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has signed a terms sheet ("Terms Sheet") to option out the Slivovo Project in Kosovo to Byrnecut International Limited...
Article - 5 Jan 2022
Silver products were used by the ancient Greeks to cure ulcers, encourage the healing of wounds, and preserve water and food. The growing amount and prevalence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria has...
Article - 8 Oct 2019
Colloidal silver is a suspension of tiny particles of silver in a liquid, or sometimes gel. The particles are so small that they can’t be filtered out of the solution.