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 - 10 Aug 2017
Food is often inhomogeneous and occurs in a wide range of consistencies.
Article - 29 Nov 2016
Oil analysis is an important predictive maintenance technology. Reliability or service professionals, whether managing a marine vessel, a locomotive or truck fleet, or fixed assets in an industrial...
Article - 30 Aug 2008
Copper and copper alloys are one of the major groups of commercial metals. They offer a wide range of properties, including excellent electrical and thermal conductivity, outstanding corrosion...
Article - 15 Jan 2007
Metallic glasses are non-crystalline alloys formed by cooling from the liquid state. The aims of this investigation are to produce bulk amorphous rods of Cu-Hf and Cu-Hf-Ti and determine the critical...
Article - 2 Mar 2006
Alumina is one of the most general-purpose technical ceramics. All aluminas are very hard and wear resistant, with high compressive strength.
Article - 17 May 2005
Copper alloys are some of the most versatile materials. The combination of properties like strength, conductivity, corrosion resistance, machinability and ductility make copper suitable for many...
Article - 11 May 2005
Alloy NES833 is an Aluminium Bronze with good ductility and impact strength. It also has superior corrosion resistance. The properties, applications and fabrication details are provided for bronze...
Article - 12 Nov 2002
Talonite is a cobalt-chromium alloy from Carbide Processors. It is suited to applications such as food mixing, knives and blades for cutting materials such as lumber where it out performs tool steels....
Article - 8 Oct 2002
The design and performance parameters of ceramic materials in dental restorations are reviewed. Systems such as feldspathic porcelains, leucite systems, castable glasses, alumina-based systems and...