I am interested in making silicon wafers from ordinary dirt without spending any money. Is this possible? How would I do this?
I'd like to understand more about the mechanics of compressing gases with high siloxane fractions. By "high", let us say $\small 30mg/m^3$. This would not be in a combustion situation. would the ...
Can silica gel beads (which I believe are amorphous) when crushed to dust cause silicosis?
I was looking up silica gel beads on wiki and noticed that some (and from experience most) are doped with a colouring agent to indicate that they have absorbed all that they can. The wiki page says ...
Would you please let me know some good books on the subject of photo catalytic properties of Silica for decolorizing dyes.
What kind of bonds silica bead forms with polystyrene? Silica is now as ~100 $\mu$m spherical particles in bulk polystyrene that is made by melting. How can I bond the silica particles more ...