Blogs for 2019
Dec. 05, 2019
Thermal insulation materials function as a barrier to minimize heat loss, and have applications across a wide range of fields, including construction, aerospace, packaging and more. As such, a...
Aug. 21, 2019
C-Therm worked closely with researchers from Queen’s University (Kingston, Canada) to characterize the thermal conductivity of various aluminum powders for use in AM processes. The goal of the...
May. 13, 2019
Textiles and textile product manufacturers have for decades looked to physical tests to quantify thermal performance of their products. Many units are used in these applications – often depending...
Apr. 11, 2019
Why is the thermal conductivity so low? The effect of interstitial air on the effective k of powders
Researchers new to thermal conductivity measurements are often confused as to why their metal powders exhibit such a low thermal conductivity. Typically, a researcher will test a powder of a high...
Mar. 21, 2019
Cosmetic products have been used for thousands of years with the goal of enhancing or altering physical appearance. Although the goal has remained the same, modern cosmetics have become a highly...
Mar. 19, 2019
As material innovation with a focus on comfort becomes more prominent with global apparel brands, product developers continue to evaluate new technologies and methods to create a comfortable...