December 23rd, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
Glass manufacturers forecast steady growth for industry in 2017, SolarWindow to offer paper-thin flexible glass that generates electricity, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for December 23, 2016.
October 19th, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
Yihui Zhang, a researcher from Tsinghua University in Beijing, China, developed a 2-D to 3-D model solution to help engineers better fabricate shapes at a microscopic scale.
September 23rd, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
NIST releases expanded fractography guide, US sees sizable increase in R&D spending, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for September 23, 2016.
July 22nd, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
PPG to sell flat glass business to Vitro, Japanese scientists win Ceramic Grand Prize, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for July 22, 2016.
July 4th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
The 24th International Congress on Glass (ICG) took place April 7–11, 2016, at the Shanghai International Convention Centre in China. Shanghai built on the meeting's most valued traditions whilst successfully introducing new ideas to maintain its freshness and appeal.
June 13th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
A team of scientists from Oak Ridge National Lab, Lawrence Livermore National Lab, and Eck Industries has developed a new super-strong aluminum alloy that incorporates cerium—and it just may be able to restart mining of rare-earth elements in the United States.
May 27th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
Ceradyne awarded body armor contract, mirrors blamed for fire at massive solar plant, China's cement and glass firms gaining ground, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for May 27, 2016.
May 4th, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
Researchers at the Research Institute of Materials Science, South China University of Technology (Guangdong, China) are developing a different kind of motor—one that’s not fossil fuel-reliant and can actually help clean up pollution, not contribute to it
March 29th, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
While gadgets that boost smartphone battery life help widen the gap between power cord wall sits, it’s not a solution to total wireless recharging on the go. But thanks to materials science, our power chargers for smartphones and other wearable tech might be sewn right into our pants someday.
November 13th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Inside CoorsTek, Saxon sues Apple, China unveils its own jetliner, and more ceramics and glass business news of the week for November 13, 2015.