July 17th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Schott's line of fire-rated glass ceramics, Pyran Platinum, are put through an intense battery of tests to ensure that the material holds up to extremely hot temperatures and rapid temperature changes—all to ensure your safety in a burning building.
June 11th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
Researchers have experimentally shown that lithium cobalt oxide (LiCoO2)—the MVP of electrochemical energy storage—can be controlled over a “considerable” range
May 6th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Other materials stories that may be of interest on May 6,
April 11th, 2014 | by Eileen De Guire
Unifrax, GE, Kyocera, FuelCell Energy, and Owens Corning are in the ceramics and glass business news of this week
April 10th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
Shelve your Friday night plans—or, at the very least, set your DVR—the guys from Power Practical are making their way to the "Shark Tank."
March 30th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
Google's vice president of energy believes the work of scientists and engineers will be key in finding solutions to global energy challenges
February 25th, 2014 | by Eileen De Guire
Other materials stores that may be of interest
February 19th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
The Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $3 million to research and development of low-to-moderate-temperature geothermal resources in the United States, as well as to support domestic supply of “critical materials."
October 15th, 2013 | by Eileen De Guire
A University of Cambridge (UK) team looked at factors that contribute to volcanic ash sticking to surfaces of a turbine of a small turbojet engine, focusing on tow key parameters—gas (and particle) temperature and turbine surface temperature
May 26th, 2013 | by Eileen De Guire
Some power generation cooling towers are immense. Credit: Nick Smith/Wikipedia Commons/Creative Commons Did you know that two-fifths of the freshwater …