March 9th, 2018 | by April Gocha
GE Aviation is expanding two of its ceramic matrix composite manufacturing plants in North Carolina, one in Asheville and one in West Jefferson. The company will invest an additional $105 million in the plants, which manufacture jet engine components.
June 4th, 2017 | by Eileen De Guire
[image above] These raft recliners were not PACRIM attendees! They are dummies used in a children’s game show that was …
March 3rd, 2017 | by April Gocha
GE Aviation building US blueprint to industrialize CMCs, company plans to scale-up graphene production to commercial level, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for March 3, 2017.
February 17th, 2017 | by April Gocha
Ceramic matrix composites complete second phase of testing in GE engine, 3M increases dividend for the 59th consecutive year, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for February 17, 2017.
February 8th, 2017 | by April Gocha
Coordinates of more than 23,000 atoms in iron-platinum nanoparticle mapped, ceramic matrix composites take flight in LEAP jet engine, and other materials stories that may be of interest for February 8, 2017.
January 6th, 2017 | by April Gocha
New project to test feasibility of 3-D printing in defense, startup’s system for cleaning 3-D printed items could revolutionize additive manufacturing, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for January 6, 2017.
September 1st, 2016 | by April Gocha
ACerS member Valerie Wiesner, a materials engineer at NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio, is one of the many scientists trying to fully unlock the potential of ceramic matrix composite materials.
August 12th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Coorstek announces new gas separation membrane, U.S. manufacturing cools down, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for August 12, 2016.
August 9th, 2016 | by April Gocha
ACerS member and Fellow Nitin Padture penned one of three commentaries for a new aerospace-centered issue of Nature Materials. Padture’s article, “Advanced structural ceramics in aerospace propulsion,” details the vital role of advanced structural ceramics in ever-advancing vehicle propulsion systems.
June 28th, 2016 | by Eileen De Guire
University of North Dakota graduate student, Matt Fuka, reports on the opening plenary session at HTCMC-GFMAT in Toronto, Canada