Very interesting article on advanced material applications. The ancient art of Brazing has indeed come a long way. High temperature ceramics it seems will find increasing applications in many areas.
I saw another article recently that discussed machining of ceramics using a laser to soften the part just prior to machining it. It seems there are many ways to process these materials into unique and valuable shapes for demanding services.
At this year's MD&M West show, lots of material suppliers are talking about new formulations for wearables and things that stick to the skin, whether it's adhesives, wound dressings, skin patches and other drug delivery devices, or medical electronics.
The US Congress has extended an important tax credit for solar energy, a move that’s good news for future investments in this type of alternative energy and for many stakeholders in the solar industry.
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