February 18th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
Researchers at the Queensland Micro- and Nanotechnology Centre (QMNC) at Griffith University (Australia) have shown that silicon carbide’s “superiority” in not-so-superior conditions make the compound a promising substitute for silicon semiconductors in devices with mechanical and electrical sensors.
January 27th, 2015 | by Eileen De Guire
More than 1,100 scientists and engineers have escaped winter's wrath and converged on Daytona Beach, Fla. for the 39th edition of the International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites. Couldn't make it? Eileen recaps the first half of the warm-weather meeting.
November 26th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Electric arc furnaces offer benefits, theory for liquid–solid transition in glass, and other materials stories that may be of interest for November 26, 2014.
July 23rd, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Other materials stories that may be of interest for July 23, 2014.
May 20th, 2014 | by firstname.lastname@example.org
A variety of ceramic materials are finding their way into military vehicles and other technologies. Engine components, missile radomes, …
February 20th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Graphene is more than an awesome electron conductor--new reports detail its potential use in fine molecular sieves, boron nitride atomic layer films, explanations of the origins of life, antithrombotic biomedical films, and the inspiration of artificial graphene from semiconductor crystals
February 17th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Graphene is big--new reports detail generation of graphene nanoribbons on silicon carbide or in a solution-based approach
January 3rd, 2014 | by Eileen De Guire
Ceramic and glass business news of the week
October 21st, 2013 | by Jim Destefani
Porous silicon carbide cubes are at the heart of solar concentrator power plant technology under development at the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt)
September 25th, 2013 | by Jim Destefani
Ceramics and glass business news of the week