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Sustainable environmental technologies and metallurgy

Sustainable environmental technologies and metallurgy

Can metallurgy be considered a sustainable environmental technology? This is the question that bothers not only environmental activists, but anybody concerned with the mining industry having a considerable impact on the natural environment.

Neural networks in metallurgy

Neural networks in metallurgy

Ability to develop, create and apply a specific material marks the border between business success or failure. Forecasting mechanical properties of a new alloy is an important aspect for both scientists and engineers as it allows saving time and money.

Corrosion

Corrosion

What is corrosion? From the chemical point of view, it is a natural, electrochemical process between the surface and the environment, converting a refined metal into a more stable form of oxides, hydroxides or sulfides.

Divine metals

Divine metals

Do you share our passion for metals and want to broaden your knowledge on various mill products? Here are some interesting facts about metals

Titanium in medical applications

Titanium in medical applications

A biomaterial is an artificial or of natural origin material, used to restore and fix biological structures in a purpose of recovering their functionalities and improving the quality of life of a patient. Such materials must show high strength and be able to withstand the patient’s every day activities.

Titanium in professional car tuning

Titanium in professional car tuning

Titanium elements used for professional car tuning may greatly decrease the weight of the exhaust system, influence its longevity and craft the sound of the car's engine. Why titanium? Titanium...