Materials

Best of 2016: Metal medical miracles - Part 3

Best of 2016: Metal medical miracles - Part 3

December 28, 2016

Many physical ailments would go untended if it weren’t for the metals surgeons use to repair us. Cobalt chrome alloys, titanium, stainless steel – these and a host of proprietary metals are used in knee and hip joint replacement, fusion cages that relieve pressure on ailing discs, pacemakers and pumps, and the screws and hardware that hold it all... Read More

Gelest’s new edition of the metal-organics handbook

Gelest’s new edition of the metal-organics handbook

December 23, 2016

The product offerings are organized by element, enabling scientists to easily locate desired materials. New products include metal triflates for use in organic synthesis, plus many new materials for microelectronics and catalysis. Read More

3D-printed titanium revenue near $520 million by 2022

3D-printed titanium revenue near $520 million by 2022

December 1, 2016

The ability to effectively process titanium alloys is a leading driver in the development of titanium AM. Titanium is becoming one of the most popular materials for metal additive manufacturing systems due to their growing use in both medical and aerospace industries. Read More