Article - 21 Sep 2005
Damage tolerant characteristics of Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMCs) have been understood by macroscopic mechanical experiments and microscopic observation. The inelastic deformation causes stress...
Article - 23 Oct 2001
This article discusses the properties and applications of stainless steel grade 304 (UNS S30400).
Article - 13 Sep 2001
The 316 family is a group of austenitic stainless steels with superior corrosion resistance to 304 stainless steels. They also have excellent toughness and can be used in the food, marine, chemical...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
The acceptance of fibre reinforced plastic composites (FRP's) by the automotive industry has been limited somewhat by a lack of understanding of impact properties. The advantages of these materials...
Article - 11 Apr 2001
An innovative titanium casting technology developed by Taramm is outlined. It incorporates vaccum melting and pouring and uses purpose designed moulds which generates a magnetic field resulting in...
Article - 12 Apr 2018
Fiber sizing has an important impact on the final properties of composite parts; this is according to the Michelman Industrial Manufacturing’s marketing director, Steve Basseti, Gilles LeMoigne, the...
Article - 11 Feb 2015
Amulya Das, Director of Business Development at Mid-Mountain Materials, Inc., talks to AZoM about their robotic protective clothing; ARMATEX® SBN 13-602 ROBOTEX, and other traditional protective...
Article - 6 Oct 2014
Dow Corning has been providing innovative airbag solutions for the automotive industry for nearly two decades.
Article - 25 Nov 2013
Materials scientists are constantly working at developing stronger and better materials for various industries.
Article - 4 Nov 2013
Paul Harvey, Group Business Development Manager at Bohler–Uddedholm, talks to AZoM about the use of special steels as tooling materials and the changing uses and applications of these.