Article - 24 May 2012
Hot Isostatic Pressing is a manufacturing technique designed to increase the density of materials by reducing or eliminating their porosity or microporosity. THis articles identifies the fundamanetals...
Article - 29 Apr 2016
AZoM spoke to Karl about the novel solvents his research group are developing for electroplating and electropolishing, and the integral role optical profiling plays in his research.
Article - 21 Feb 2001
Severe local attack, such as pitting, (see figure 1) and crevice corrosion, can be a significant problem in stainless steels and other alloys that depend on self-healing.
Article - 20 Nov 2002
Offshore structures require special materials due to the highly corrosive environment in which they exist. These conditions and the corrosion mechanisms are described. The materials that have been...
Article - 31 Mar 2014
Ian Moody, Product Manager at Columbia Metals, discusses the offshore applications of the NIBRON alloy and how this is produced.
Article - 29 Jun 2012
The Unified Numbering System (UNS) for Metals and Alloys is established to correlate several internationally used alloy and metal numbering systems, which are now commonly used by trade associations,...
Article - 8 Jun 2001
Superplastic forming is an alternative and novel method for producing dental implants. It is capable of producing complex prostheses that are lighter, more comfortable and stronger than similar...
Article - 2 Apr 2020
Cold forming is used to produce mini and micro-precision components, yet isn't well known, here we discuss its benefits and features vs other methods.
Article - 1 Nov 2018
This article discusses the applications of martensitic stainless steel 1.4057 QT800.
Article - 2 Nov 2012
Super alloys have the capacity to function at very high temperatures and severe mechanical stress. Nickel-based, cobalt-based, and iron-based alloys are three types of super alloys.