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2 / 6 / 2021

Identification of World War II bombing relics

Towards the end of World War II, strategic industrial sites were bombed by the Allies. In our region, these included important railway junctions (Ústí nad Labem, Karlovy Vary, Chomutov) or industrial plants (the chemical complex Záluží near Litvínov). ...

21 / 4 / 2021

Extending the glass-forming range of metallic glasses

Metallic glasses (predominantly composed of metals, therefore, also known as amorphous metals), represent possibly an unexpected class of glasses, which can be applied, for example, as bio-compatible materials (implants, surgical tools…), in biosensing...

10 / 3 / 2021

Which is better, TiO2 or CeO2?

That is the wrong question, each serves a different purpose. Though not always. Ing. Mazanec of the Military Research Institute in Brno compared different types of the decontamination agents used by NATO armies alongside TiO2 and CeO2 prepared at the F...