Successful ceramic manufacturing requires the correct identification of phases and an understanding of microstructure in starting powders and finished products.
May 1, 2017
Powder X-ray diffraction (XRD) techniques can trace their origin to the pioneering work of Debye and Scherrer in Europe (1916) and Hull in the U.S. (1917).1 Their results dispelled the belief that grinding a single crystal to a powder would destroy crystallinity.
Bizzaglia will succeed Svend Hovmand, Ph.D., former president and chairman of the board of Crossville Inc.
April 12, 2017
Claudio Bizzaglia, director of Laboratory Services at the Tile Council of North America (TCNA), has been elected to serve as chairman of the International Standards Organization’s (ISO) TC189 Committee as of January 1, 2018.
The Eplexor HT DMA operates at up to 1,500°C and forces up to 150 or 500 N.
April 4, 2017
The new NETZSCH GABO EPLEXOR HT series dynamic mechanical analyzer (DMA) is reportedly designed for the thermomechanical characterization of ceramics, ceramic composites, glass, and metals that often require higher forces than traditional DMA tests.