Article - 13 Oct 2005
The core of the Ecoflex systems is a tire with one sidewall removed and filled with crushed stone or recycled concrete aggregate. This technology allows a range of building solutions to be cost...
Article - 18 Feb 2003
Thick single leaf envelope walls are an alternative to cavity walls in some Mediterranean countries. The watertightness of clay block, clay brick and concrete wall structures was tested after...
Article - 6 Jun 2005
The formation of a glossy smooth painted surface is dictated by both the rheological and surface tension properties of the materials. This article describes how rheological experiments can be used to...
Article - 4 Jun 2002
The fire resistance levels of brick walls are influenced by factors such as structural adequacy, integrity insulation, and dimensions.
Article - 3 May 2002
Mortar is the material that holds bricks together in a brick structure such as a wall.
Article - 13 Aug 2002
Thermal properties such as thermal transmittance, thermal lag and thermal resistance are provided for a variety of wall types.
Article - 12 Jul 2004
Isis Innovation have developed a technique for producing high purity semiconducting carbon nanotubes. This is of significant importance since carbon nanotubes are seen to be the next stop forward for...
Article - 17 Dec 2020
This article will briefly describe the physico-chemical nature and characterization of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) and the status of their commercialization.
Article - 14 Dec 2020
Since their discovery, single walled carbon nanotubes have stimulated a great deal of activity in both the global research community and industry, and have inspired much investment in manufacturing...
Article - 20 Oct 2020
During these unprecedented times, researchers are scrambling to find ways to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. One particularly promising solution is a new paint called Airlite, which has been shown to...