July 13th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Orton Ceramic offers 7 short courses on refractories and glass, Chinese manufacturer to build world's largest automotive lithium-ion battery factory, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for July 13, 2018.
June 29th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Kyocera receives Japan's “Prize of the Minister of Economy, Trade, and Industry,” Buehler celebrates 20 consecutive years of ISO certification, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for June 29, 2018.
April 27th, 2018 | by April Gocha
Allied Minerals customer completes plant trial of Dragonite halloysite clay, 'urban mining' in South Korea pulls rare battery materials from recycled tech, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for April 27, 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.
September 30th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Researchers at Drexel University report on their studies of MAX phase ceramics that describe a completely new observation of how materials deform—a finding with broad implications for various other kinds of layered 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.
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.
May 13th, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
ACerS member Jay Narayan and his research team at North Carolina State University have developed a new technique to deposit diamond on the surface of cubic boron nitride, integrating the two materials into a single crystalline structure that can be used in high-power devices.
April 20th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Nanotubes align into wafer-thin films, perovskite solar cells get a squeeze, new LED covers full visible spectrum, and other materials stories that may be of interest for April 20, 2016.
July 13th, 2015 | by Stephanie Liverani
The latest research to shed light on the ductility and durability of ancient concrete comes from geophysicists at the Stanford University, who discovered concrete-like rock deep within a dormant volcano in Italy they say could explain how ancient Romans invented the compound used to build structures like the Pantheon and Colosseum.