Brazilian researchers developed and characterized active nano-composites with embedded shape memory alloy wires.
Researchers pave the way for the comprehensive use of shape memory polymers.
Chinese scientists produced composite ingots made from different aluminum alloys with the potential for a great deal of commercial use.
German researchers from the TH Dortmund prove the possibilities of the orientation determination of monocrystalline diamond grains by the EBSD method.
To meet environmental demands and new regulations and standards, Egypt researchers developed a lead-free silicon brass alloy with good machinability and castability.
Researchers examined the influence of surface modification on self-tapping aluminium screws to obtain optimal screwing and thread-forming behavior for joining light metals.
Investigations from Polish researchers gain more insight into hot-chamber die casting of magnesium and obtain the pivotal process parameter.
In a recently released paper, Dr. Rüdiger Rentsch investigated forging process parameters to reduce the distortion of gear wheels.
Offshore wind turbines are exposed to high dynamic loads in a high corrosive environment. A new overview describes the occurring loads and the fatigue resistances of typical offshore support structures.
A controlled two phase spray cooling method makes quenching without distortion possible.