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.
December 8th, 2017 | by April Gocha
Researchers at San Diego State University have developed a flash spark plasma sintering technique that can densify all kinds of materials, regardless of their electrical conductivity, in a matter of just seconds.
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.
July 18th, 2017 | by April Gocha
IBM scientists report that they have developed a simple technique to peel extremely thin layers of gallium nitride from a bulk wafer of the material—a breakthrough in manufacturing techniques for this expensive material.
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.
February 29th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Researchers at Pennsylvania State University and Solid State Ceramics Inc. have modified hard-piezoceramic materials to realize the potential of piezoelectric transformers—which hold promise to reduce size and boost the efficiency of consumer electronic devices.
September 8th, 2014 | by April Gocha
A group of researchers from Stanford is leading a new charge—their simple water splitter only needs a AAA battery and skips the precious metal catalysts present in other splitters, making a cheaper device that shows promise for making a hydrogen future all the more possible.
May 20th, 2014 | by April Gocha
Other materials stories that may be of interest for May 20,
October 14th, 2013 | by Jim Destefani
Other materials stories that may be of interest
April 9th, 2012 | by firstname.lastname@example.org
Something should be of interest here: Quantum computer built inside a diamond (USC News) Diamonds are forever – or, at …