Article - 29 Jun 2015
Contact profilometry was probably one of the first techniques designed for measuring the roughness of a material’s surface by physically making contact with a surface or surface forces.
Olympus NDT XRF and XRD Analyzers provide fast, non-destructive (NDT) and accurate compositional analysis of materials. These qualitative and quantitative x-ray analysis techniques are used for...
Article - 25 Feb 2015
This article looks at the process involved in designing CNC grinding machines for the deterministic micro grinding of glass optical lenses.
Article - 26 Nov 2014
Bill Castine, Pulse Service Group Sales Engineer at Harper International, talks to AZoM about their Pulse program and how it benefits their customers.
Article - 27 Jan 2014
3D optical microscope is a key metrology technique used in a myriad of industries. White light interferometry (WLI) and confocal microscopy or laser scanning confocal microscopy (LSCM) are the other...
Article - 11 Dec 2013
High performance plastics are widely used in surgical instruments, medical devices, and in other instruments that need frequent autoclaving.
Article - 18 Nov 2013
AZoM talks to Stefan Scherer, CEO of Alicona about focus variation, edge geometry and an overview of the InfiniteFocus 3D measurement device.
Article - 29 Jul 2013
The Inspector 500 is a Raman Analyzer from SciAps that uses an advanced 1030 nm laser source to reliably detect virtually any Raman-active compounds, such as Croscarmellose, Microcrystalline Cellulose...
Article - 12 Jul 2013
Decarburization is a surface degradation phenomenon in the forging and heat treating of steels. Decarburization may be described as a metallurgical process in which the surface of steel is depleted of...
Article - 15 May 2013
Pendants are employed on many different types of machinery, ranging from mining equipment to cranes. Steel is the traditional material used for pendant lines.