Article - 26 Mar 2002
Several factors affect fire spreading in domestic fires such as ignition, thermal inertia, heat release rates and smoke and gas generation by materials present. The measurement of heat release rates...
Article - 8 Jan 2002
While stainless steels are often used for their corrosion resistance, they do in fact suffer from corrosion under certain circumstances. Modes such as pitting, crevice, stress corrosion cracking,...
Article - 29 Jul 2001
Nickel is a silvery-white metal. It is hard, malleable, ductile and to an extent ferromagnetic. It has a fair electrical and thermal conductivity. Principal uses are as an alloying element for ferrous...
Article - 16 Mar 2001
This article provides an introduction into the area of adhesives. It covers areas such as background, terminology, why adhesives are used, advantages and limitations and where they will be used in the...
Article - 15 Feb 2019
This article discusses additive manufacturing and polymer powders aging characterization.
Article - 14 Dec 2018
The focus of this article is to demonstrate the benefits of measuring AOX for wastewater monitoring.
Article - 14 May 2018
Plastic or metal tubes, inserted into the lumen of anatomic ducts or vessels to keep the passageway open, are called stents. Stents have a characteristic mesh design composed of biocompatible metal or...
Article - 25 Apr 2018
Ammonia is among the top 10 chemicals produced today; fertilizers in one form or another account for 85% of the ammonia produced while other industrial uses include fibers, plastics, coatings and...
Article - 21 Mar 2018
This article discusses how to use a electromagnetic flowmeter for the oil and gas industry.
Article - 28 Oct 2017
Method 624 is used for determining volatile organic compounds in liquid environmental samples, including industrial discharges, by gas chromatography in tandem with mass spectrometry (GC/MS)....