Article - 23 Dec 2016
This article explains the benefits of the non-contact inspection method used by 3D optical profilers, and outlines the best practices and surface measurement results for some specialized PTB...
Article - 2 Aug 2016
Lightweight metals are often produced for operations where lightweight and improved performance properties are required.
Article - 24 Jun 2016
Pure nickel is very hard, ductile, shiny, resistant to corrosion, and has a silvery-white color.
Article - 29 Apr 2016
AZoM spoke to Karl about the novel solvents his research group are developing for electroplating and electropolishing, and the integral role optical profiling plays in his research.
Article - 16 Oct 2014
Final finish of a diamond-turned surface is affected by a variety of factors. This article looks at what can affect the surface finish in diamond turning.
Article - 23 Sep 2014
Thermocouple is the smallest part of a thermal element, consisting of two electrical conductors that have very different Seebeck coefficients to produce the maximum thermoelectric voltage possible.
Article - 18 Sep 2013
Harald Selb talks to AZoM about high purity in sputtering target materials for ultra-high definition flat panel displays.
Article - 14 Aug 2013
Metal matrix composites (MMCs) are composite materials containing at least two constituent parts – a metal part and a material or a different metal part.
Article - 23 May 2013
Copper alloys are extremely popular as they have strong corrosion resistance to many types of substances and environments. They are resistant to fresh water, steam, marine and industrial atmospheres,...
Article - 21 Jan 2013
Structural steel is a type of construction material that is made from specific grades of steel.It is manufactured in a range of industry standard cross-sectional shapes.