TSS Newswire

Newswire

Web Content Listing

Thermo Scientific develops automated, robust, compact UV-Vis spectrophotometers

February 06, 2018

Thermo Scientific, Madison, Wis., introduces the Genesys family of automated, robust UV-Visible spectrophotometers, which are accessible, network-ready, and designed to meet expectations for advanced technology in a compact package.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Georgia researchers develop nanotextured surface that kills bacteria on stainless steel

February 06, 2018

The Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, announces that its researchers used an electrochemical etching process to create a nanotextured surface that kills bacteria on a common stainless steel alloy.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

National Accelerator Lab develops x-ray method to detect flaws in 3D printed parts

February 06, 2018

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford, Calif., are using X-ray light to observe and understand how the process of making metal parts using 3D printing can leave flaws in the finished product. Scientists at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford, Calif., are using x-ray light to observe and understand how...

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Spray Tips: Thermal spray coatings advantages and disadvantages

February 01, 2018

Buildup of a thermal spray coating is a chaotic process, because molten particles spread out and deform (splat) as they strike the substrate, at first keying onto asperities, then interlocking with one another.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

NRC develops cold spray method for producing permanent magnets in complex shapes

January 28, 2018

Researchers at the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Ottawa, have reportedly developed a method to produce permanent magnets for electric motors by cold spray metal additive manufacturing.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Titanic nitride semiconductor (Ti3N4) also expected to have strength and wear resistance

January 28, 2018

The Carnegie Institution for Science, Washington, D.C., reports that its researchers have synthesized a long-sought form of titanium nitride, Ti3N4, which has promising mechanical and optoelectronic properties.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Volkswagen researching metal 3D printing for tools and replacement parts on demand

January 14, 2018

Volkswagen Group, Germany, reports that it is developing metal 3D printing for replacement parts such as the water connectors for the Audi W12 engine shown here, as well as for molding and diecasting tools.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Spray Tips: Thermal Spray Process

January 10, 2018

Thermal spray coatings exhibit a unique microstructural architecture. Coatings are formed as melted and partially melted particles of different sizes impact substrates at a rate of perhaps one million particles per second, and build up one upon the other.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Höganäs agrees to acquire H.C. Starck’s Surface Technology & Ceramic Powders division

January 03, 2018

Höganäs AB, Sweden, has signed an agreement to acquire German H.C. Starck Group’s Surface Technology & Ceramic Powders (STC) division for its broad product portfolio and strong trademarks.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Cincinnati Thermal joins Solution Spray to commercialize solution precursor plasma spray

January 02, 2018

CTS (Cincinnati Thermal Spray Inc.) and SST (Solution Spray Technologies LLC), Storrs, Conn., announce a non-exclusive license agreement that solidifies a long-term partnership with goals to further commercialize the solution precursor plasma spray process (SPPS).

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

ASM Affiliate Societies