A roundup of news from the past week in the materials science industry.
Scientists from Germany and Norway investigated the texture and grain growth of aluminum foam with a nickel coating to improve the mechanical...
The companies Schuler and Dörries Scharmann retrofitted an almost 30 year old boring machine.
Amorphous cobalt-based oxides show catalytic activity in the bulk of the film, not just at the interface with the electrolyte.
ThyssenKrupp initiates project to convert process gases from steel production into base chemicals.
Mass production of polymer-nanotube composite fibers using FibeRio forcespinning technology for cheap and strong carbon fibers.
In situ studies of deformation in metal nanowires have yielded interesting new deformation mechanisms.
Brazilian researchers developed and characterized active nano-composites with embedded shape memory alloy wires.
Researchers have demonstrated a roll forming simulation with the possibility of determining realistic load parameters by means of experimental results.
Power-to-gas process converts short-term excess electricity from photovoltaic systems and wind turbines into hydrogen.