Article - 14 Mar 2018
Shales are among the most complex minerals, or indeed materials, found in nature. The diversity of their structures means that they show a range of mechanical behaviors when studied in bulk.
Article - 25 Nov 2010
This paper presents a review of Ion Beam Technology. In this review the main applications and advantages of using Ion Beam technology for deposition processes when compared to technology such as...
Article - 21 Dec 2016
This Graphene Battery User’s Guide explains the working principle of graphene batteries, and details the actionable steps to take to begin developing a graphene battery.
Article - 29 Nov 2005
A floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition (FC-CVD) method was designed and used to fabricate carbon nanotubes, which were used to produce nanocomposites with rubber. The effects of the nanotube...
Article - 15 Mar 2017
The main benefit of fertilizer is increasing crop productivity. Fertilizer production is a key industry for the agricultural sector of a country.
Article - 23 Jan 2015
Three samples of shale rock, two from the Eagle Ford play and one from the Haynesville play, were successfully tested by instrumented indentation using a Nano Indenter G200 from KLA.
Article - 16 Nov 2007
In this paper carbon nanotubes were investigated in the form of powder, grown on a Si substrate and as CNT sheets or mats, or bucky paper.
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Today, finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.
Article - 12 May 2005
The particle size measurement techniques transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and Photon Correlation Spectroscopy (PCS) are compared and contrasted. Factors affecting measurements are detailed and a...
Article - 24 Jan 2017
The crops we eat, process, or feed to livestock are made up of micronutrients contained within soil. These micronutrients deliver the core for suitable growth and development of plants, which are...