April 13th, 2018 | by April Gocha
Schott’s opto-ceramic converters receive innovation award, Owens Corning and Taiwan Glass announce technology license and manufacturing agreements, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for April 13, 2018.
March 23rd, 2018 | by April Gocha
Innovnano and Universidade NOVA de Lisboa collaborate on synthetic bone material, can the renewable revolution cope with limited lithium and cobalt supplies, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for March 23, 2018.
October 20th, 2017 | by April Gocha
According to a new analysis by researchers at MIT, University of California Berkeley, and Rochester Institute of Technology, adequate supply of critical lithium-ion battery materials lithium, cobalt, manganese, graphite, and nickel should not disrupt battery production, at least in the short term.
October 12th, 2017 | by April Gocha
The automotive industry is speeding toward an electric car future. Beyond the drivers influencing these changes, there are some important factors that are actually enabling this shift to take place—and at their heart is materials science and engineering.
November 1st, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
Lithium-ion batteries are necessary for next-generation consumer electronics to compete with market demands for longer battery life and unsurpassed power. And researchers are focusing on making these power sources safer and better for the environment.
October 7th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Tracing cobalt's deadly supply path, DOE invests with manufacturing leaders, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for October 7, 2016.
June 22nd, 2016 | by April Gocha
Developing new material for stronger 3-D printing, new approach to thermoelectric nanomaterials, and other materials stories that may be of interest for June 22, 2016.
March 4th, 2016 | by April Gocha
A new study by researchers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the University of Minnesota shows that nanoparticles of lithium battery catalyst nickel manganese cobalt oxide may harm important bacteria that reside in the soil and have untold environmental consequences.
April 22nd, 2015 | by April Gocha
Californium's new trick, liquid crystal bubbles in space, poison dart frogs inspire plane deicers, and other materials stories that may be of interest for April 22, 2015.
June 11th, 2014 | by April Gocha
Other materials stories that may be of interest for June 11, 2014.