As you may notice while turning the pages of this issue, for the first time in more than a decade, Process Heating is publishing a full slate of technical articles instead of our annual Products Guide. While innovative thermal products will always garner attention, careful analysis of our website traffic underscores how popular our long-form technical articles are. And, for those that have always enjoyed the Product Guide, there’s little reason to despair: we include new products in every issue of Process Heating except our annual buyers guide.
Our July editorial lineup evolved out of a careful study of data we gleaned from our readers’ feedback. Likewise, researchers at four universities used research data to identify the need for a better way to create metallic alloy nanoparticles.