Article - 13 Feb 2019
The latter part of the 20th century saw significant advancements in the field of material sciences, nanotechnology, materials processing.
Article - 23 May 2017
Nowadays, instrumented indentation is routinely used in quality control as well as in many different areas of industrial and academic research.
Article - 16 Jun 2014
The mechanical properties of stainless steels are always the major product specifications when purchasing the product. The properties usually specified for flat rolled products are Brinell or Rockwell...
Article - 28 Sep 2010
Elastic modulus, hardness, fracture toughness, creep and dynamic properties such as storage and loss moduli can be measured. In this and subsequent articles, we will look at some of the issues facing...
Article - 20 Jun 2006
Grindability of a dicing blade was estimated from dicing speed under constant feeding-force dicing process. Theoretical dicing speeds were calculated from the plowing speeds of abrasive diamond...
Article - 14 Jan 2005
The ZHU250 universal hardness tester is geared for standards-compliant hardness testing according to Vickers, Brinell, and Rockwell, plus ball-pressure hardness testing. It utilizes the current...
Article - 21 Jul 2003
The performance of steel in service of carburised steels is dictated by the microstructure and in turn the carbon and hardness profile of the carburised case at the surface of the steel. Altering the...
Article - 14 Feb 2014
AZoM talks to Richard Wismer, Sales Manager of Newage Testing Instruments, about the new MT91 Microhardness Testing System.
Article - 19 Dec 2007
High velocity oxy-fuel (HVOF) sprayed ceramic coatings can be considered as potential candidates for applications, where good chemical and corrosion resistance of ceramics is needed. In this paper the...
Article - 20 Sep 2005
The SHS technique has greater potential for producing cheap sialon materials. The á-sialon powder synthesized from slag displays properties suitable for the preparation of ceramics. The as-sintered...