Article - 30 Nov 2006
The Nano Hardness Tester (NHT) from Anton Paar has already established itself for the characterization of thin films and coatings.
Article - 24 Jun 2016
Duplex stainless steels are typically known to have a dualphase microstructure that contains both ferrite and austenite grains. This so-called microstructure offers a uniquely beneficial combination...
News - 10 Jul 2017
For the very first time, Researchers from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and Germany have demonstrated the phenomena of shape memory and self-healing in gold microparticles.
News - 18 Apr 2014
In-situ nanoindentation study of phase transformation in magnetic shape memory alloys
Texas A&M University researchers led by Dr. Xinghang Zhang in the Department of Mechanical...
News - 2 Jul 2010
A new shape memory alloy with up to now unprecedented functional stability was developed by researchers from the Institute for Materials at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum in cooperation with...
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...
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Article - 12 Dec 2006
The effects of substrate polarisation in a nitrided 316L stainless steel have been investigated in an attempt to correlate processing parameters with surface mechanical properties. Nanoindentation...
Article - 20 Feb 2014
It has become very essential to be able to characterize materials on the nanoscale. In spite of technological developments in recent years, the EBSD technique is restricted by the pattern source...