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Looking for a Better Metal or Alloy for School Project

06/08/2017 by alexramirez
Hello everyone, I'm looking for a metal or alloy that I can use to improve a school project that can transfer cold, below is quick overview of the pr...
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Last comment 06/10/2017 by Randall

AgCI Contact With SS316L

05/31/2017 by Anonymous Poster
Hello, may I know.... Would AgCI coating on a component diminished (detreated) if come to contact with stainless steel 316L? Many thanks in advance
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Last comment 05/31/2017 by truth is not a compromise

Acetic Acid (Ethyl Acetate) from Ethanol

05/25/2017 by samkz90909
Which Products can we Extract from Ethyl alcohol (ETHANOL) through distillation and What should be detailed and complete process to extract them? Som...
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Coatings & Surface Engineering

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Coatings for Nuclear Fuel Preventing Explosions in Reactors

06/06/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In an effort to reduce hydrogenation of containers where nuclear fuel is stored and to protect reactors from a Fukushima-like radiation disaster, phys...
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Smart Pad Puts Pressure on Scars

05/22/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A new treatment for hypertrophic scars from burns, surgeries, and trauma combines the advantages of both traditional pressure pads and silicone gel sh...
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Chemical Manufacturing

114 blog entries, 370 comments (1 Viewing)

Colored Lights Turn on Bacteria

06/24/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
MIT researchers have now produced E. coli that has "color vision," meaning that different genes perform different biological functions depending upon...
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Low GWP Refrigerants — Understanding GWP, GHG, ODP, and Climate Change

05/28/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Low global warming potential (GWP) refrigerants emerging today can be grouped into several categories, making selection complicated. While low GWP is...
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Last comment 06/03/2017 by tcmtech
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Plastics & Resins Blog

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Recycling Carbon Fiber

05/15/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers at Washington State University may have found a way to recycle expensive carbon fiber plastics that are used in almost everything, from ai...
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Plastic Solar Cells More Efficient

01/19/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
As plastic solar cells now rival silicon-based solar cells in power conversion efficiency, researchers want to increase the range of photonic energies...
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Oil & Gas Technology

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New Oil Extraction Technologies

05/11/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
To increase the estimated ultimate recovery (EUR) and boost efficiency, the oil and gas industry incorporates pre-fabricated perforating systems, seaw...
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More Natural Gas is Found in Eastern Med, Raising Hopes

03/28/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Eni expects the gas, from a recently discovered natural gas deposit in the Egyptian waters of the Mediterranean Sea, to start flowing by the end of 20...
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Last comment 03/31/2017 by James Stewart
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Plastics Fabrication

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Sunlight Powers Oscillating Film

09/03/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Scientists are working on a film that oscillates when exposed to visible, unprocessed sunlight. What makes this film different from others, however, i...
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Last comment 09/03/2016 by Rixter

Printing into Thin Air

08/22/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Harvard researchers are 3D printing directly into the air without the need for a substrate. The technique uses a silver nanoparticle ink sent through...
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Glass, Ceramics, Fibers & Fabrics

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The Significance of Roll Cleaning in Process Equipment

08/29/2016 by SavvyExacta
The goal of roll cleaning is to keep contaminants off the roll during the production process. Proper roll cleaning saves money by increasing efficienc...
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Modern Living Through Chemistry? Electronics? Agriculture?

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Risk and Its Part In Engineering Failure

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Ever played the board game RISK? Even if you haven't, you've most likely heard of it. The game is aptly named because, regardless of the strategy im...
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