Article - 13 Dec 2001
Silica is one of the most abundant oxides in the earths crust. It exists in 3 crystalline forms as well as amorphous forms. It hasmany useful properties and is used in a range of applications such as...
Article - 18 Aug 2004
During manufacture there are a wide range of testing and inspection carried out to ensure the materials satisfy their specifications. Non-destructive testing/inspection/evaluation techniques such as...
Article - 27 Feb 2001
This article describes the process of ultrasonic welding and describes systems used for the process. It looks at its application to metals and plastics.
Article - 22 Aug 2018
This article takes a look at giant power plants in Morocco which are equipped with Kipp & Zonen solar monitoring.
Article - 14 Sep 2017
For a number of reasons, examining carbon by EDS in an electron microscope is tough. The Carbon X-ray K line is of low energy and can easily be absorbed. Its low energy means that only the Carbon...
Article - 21 Aug 2017
Pipelines are susceptible to different kinds of damage from internal and external corrosion, cracking, manufacturing flaws and other third party damage. The leakage of contents into the pipelines...
Article - 10 Dec 2005
Piezoceramic devices are used to convert mechanical features such as pressure or acceleration into voltages, or conversely, to convert a voltage into mechanical motion or oscillation.
Article - 7 Jan 2019
This article discusses the driving force behind the rising demand of technical ceramics in the medical industry.
Article - 25 May 2018
This article looks at selecting the flowmeter technology to measure natural gas, steam and water in power generation.
Article - 16 Mar 2018
Across many industrial and academic applications, it’s necessary to accurately measure liquid flow. Depending on the application, accurate measurements can be the difference between making a profit or...