News - 9 Sep 2010
A North Carolina State University researcher and colleagues have figured out a way to make an aluminum alloy, or a mixture of aluminum and other elements, just as strong as steel.
Article - 15 Nov 2019
Aircraft are expected to function in incredibly harsh conditions, but these can be addressed with the use of specialist alloys and advanced materials.
Article - 9 Jan 2020
Titanium and its alloys have been intensively investigated in biomedical applications including artificial joints, because of their excellent resistance to corrosion, elastic modulus characteristics,...
News - 30 Jul 2009
A joint research team from the University of the Basque Country and the United States MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), led by Professor of Physical Metallurgy, Mr José María San...
Article - 8 Mar 2005
Metal and ceramic matrix composites hold extreme potential for advanced applications such as aerospace. Nanostructuring could further improve material properties. The benefits of nanostructuring are...
News - 23 May 2012
Abakan’s company, Powdermet has reported significant developments in the commercialization of MComP nanocomposite metals and become a part of a joint venture development team, consisting of the...
News - 22 Jun 2007
Oxford Instruments has launched a new, portable X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) analyser with vacuum pump for the analysis of light metal alloys. The X-MET3000TXV+ can now measure silicon and magnesium in...
News - 18 Feb 2009
Used as an additive, Baytubes® carbon nanotubes (CNT) from Bayer MaterialScience AG significantly improve the mechanical properties of powder metallurgy aluminum. For example, the hardness is then...
News - 16 Mar 2009
Combining different metals could create alloy with properties superior to both metals, but that is not true of all metals. Recently an international research team discovered that previously impossible...
News - 25 Nov 2015
A beam of ions has been used to successfully engrave magnetic regions into an alloy with a resolution of 10 atoms. This new method of producing nanoscale magnets could be widely used in the...