Aluminum nitride (AlN) powder filler plays an important role in producing next-generation, high-performance resins (e.g., those with high thermal conductivity of around 10 W/m-K, as well as electric insulation).
With the ongoing debates regarding climate change, global warming, carbon footprints and greenhouse gas generation, it’s difficult to come to any firm conclusion. Regardless of anyone’s opinion, we are being forced into making changes in our lives to reduce the use of fossil fuels and reduce CO2 generation.
Researchers have discovered a durable glass coating that can reportedly repel water and self-clean.
October 1, 2015
A moth’s eye and lotus leaf were the inspirations for an antireflective water-repelling (superhydrophobic) glass coating that holds significant potential for solar panels, lenses, detectors, windows, weapons systems and many other products.
Our June issue includes features focusing on ceramic medical/dental applications, building-integrated photovoltaics challenges and opportunities, analytical challenges, and the new OSHA silica rule. Check it out today!