Article - 12 Nov 2018
This article discusses using AFM for the quantification of elastic modulus in materials.
Article - 16 Feb 2018
Newly developed high-entropy alloys (HEA) exhibit superior mechanical properties at high temperature.
Article - 9 Aug 2017
The research concentrates on a pure lithium anode accessed through, and protected by a superionic solid-state electrolyte that would prevent side reactions and promote safe, long-term and high-rate...
Article - 3 Feb 2004
Weizmann Institute scientists have created a new type of nanotube built of gold, silver and other nanoparticles. The tubes have unique electrical, optical and other properties, and may form the basis...
News - 23 Aug 2017
“Preparation defines the future”. Ever since its discovery, the synthesis of graphene has for a long time played a significant role in the graphene community.
News - 18 May 2010
Titanium and its alloys have a leg up on all other materials used to make the orthopedic implants used by surgeons to repair damaged bones and joints. They are light, super-strong, and virtually inert...
News - 29 May 2009
Researchers in Germany have managed to make the old semiconductor element germanium into a superconductive material. The findings, published in the journal Physical Review Letters, have implications...
News - 26 Mar 2009
Working at the nanoscale level, University of Arkansas engineering researchers have created stable superhydrophilic surfaces on a glass substrate. The surfaces, made of randomly placed and densely...
Article - 16 Feb 2019
This article discusses how to measure the yield and tensile strength of aluminum and steel using microindentation.
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...