Article - 31 Jul 2001
The reprocessing of nuclear fuels is a complex one. Materials such as concrete, stainless steels, titanium, zirconium, hafnium and various polymers all play a role and have been selected for their...
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Gold is most widely known as a precious metal due to its high lustre and chemical inertness. It is also used for coinage, ornaments, jewellery, gilding, textile industry, radiation control,...
Article - 12 Feb 2001
Boron nitride comes in two forms, hexagonal and cubic boron nitrides. Both are syntheised in different ways. Hexagonal boron nitride is similar in many ways to graphite, while cubic boron nitride...
Article - 7 Feb 2001
Bronzes (sometimes called phosphor bronzes) are alloys of copper and tin. While best known for their historical value they are used for self lubricating bearings, pumps, valves, electrical contacts...
Article - 9 Oct 2020
In this interview, AZoM talks to Dr. Andrew Davies, an applications specialist at Specac Ltd., about Specac and their FTIR technologies.
Article - 28 Jan 2020
Graphene is an extraordinary material, the only basic member of a family of 2D carbon materials.
Article - 1 Oct 2019
How does the mechanical testing of biomaterials work and how is it used in developing medical devices and equipment?
Article - 27 Apr 2019
This article discusses how to Characterize the Microstructure of a Nitrided Steel with EDS-EBSD Analysis.
Article - 24 Apr 2019
This article discusses how to prevent moisture and corrosion in the oil and gas industry.
Article - 12 Apr 2019
This article discusses the beneficial applications of compounds with high viscoelasticity.