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Posted on December 7th, 2017 by Chris Walker in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence
With their high energy density and excellent longevity, lithium ion batteries (LIBs) are the obvious choice for engineers, powering everything from children’s toys to the most innovative electric vehicles. Continue reading “Imminent Challenges Threatening The Supply Of Lithium Ion Batteries” »
Posted on November 13th, 2017 by Matt Weber in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence
Corrosion on the surface of a metal occurs at first as the result of an unwanted or unintended chemical reaction. The deterioration then continues from there, often with metal loss and cracks or crevices developing. Continue reading “How Corrosion Impacts Operations and How to Mitigate the Effects” »
Posted on August 10th, 2016 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & Applications
From aerospace and automotive parts to custom prosthetic devices and designer clothing, new applications of additive manufacturing seem to emerge daily. Are its benefits limited to the engineering end of the product life-cycle or will additive manufacturing pay greater dividends later in the process? Continue reading “Additive Manufacturing: Tastes Great or Less Filling?” »
Posted on August 3rd, 2016 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & Applications
As the countdown edges closer to September, will Apple launch an updated iPhone or will they bank on the iconic device’s 10th anniversary to rekindle fanboy flames?