Article - 30 Apr 2013
Magnesium is a strong, silvery-white, light-weight metal that tarnishes slightly when exposed to air. Magnesium QE22A-T6 alloy is a casting alloy having excellent tensile, fatigue and creep properties...
Article - 25 Apr 2013
Aluminium / aluminum is a silverish white metal that is known for its versatility. Aluminium / aluminum can be combined with one of these elements – silicon, magnesium, manganese, copper, and zinc, to...
Article - 13 Dec 2012
TenCate Advanced Composites specializes in designing and developing advanced composite materials for the industrial, aerospace and satellite industries.
Article - 20 Nov 2012
Modern biomedical applications and drug delivery have paved the way for controlled release technologies in the healthcare industry. This paper details the nuances of controlled release systems,...
Article - 15 Nov 2012
Super alloys are classified into three types such as cobalt-based, nickel-based, and iron-based super alloys.
Article - 22 Oct 2012
Niobium is a soft and light weight metal, and is sometimes also referred to as columbium. It forms a bluish cast when it is exposed to air for a long period of time. Alloys used in aerospace,...
Article - 31 Aug 2012
Aluminum alloys have strong corrosion resistance. At subzero temperatures, their strength increases, thus making them a useful low-temperature alloy. Their strength decreases if they are subjected to...
Article - 20 Dec 2011
Glasses display both the properties of supercooled liquids and crystalline materials but with properties that are different to both.
Article - 9 Nov 2010
Ni - 5 mol%Al alloys with 0.5 mol%Cr addition were prepared by an arc-melting process. Oxidation process was conducted at temperature ranging from 1000 to 1200°C with Co/CoO buffer to avoid oxidation...
Article - 26 Nov 2008
An excellent choice for all but the most severe refractory applications, Solid Boron Nitride Grade A is a high performance material possessing a glassy B2O3 binder that creates a hard and dense yet...