November 10th, 2017 | by April Gocha
The Giant Magellan Telescope, when completed and operational in 2023, will be the world’s largest telescope—but to build a giant, incredible telescope, you first need to build giant, incredible mirrors. And that process is currently underway at the Richard F. Caris Mirror Lab at the University of Arizona.
September 16th, 2015 | by Stephanie Liverani
Dr. William David Kingery is still revered for his myriad contributions to the study of modern ceramics. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology materials science and engineering department reopened the W. David Kingery Ceramics and Glass Laboratory in April and students have been busy at work in the new space ever since.
March 30th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
The University of Arizona's "technical MBA" will offer a combination of business-oriented classes and engineering courses to help engineers bridge the gap between innovative ideas and sustainable economic development strategies.
January 20th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
According to the team who accidentally discovered it, Ferrock—a carbon negative substitute for Portland cement—is stronger and more sustainable than traditional concrete. But does it get the job done?
May 22nd, 2014 | by April Gocha
Researchers may have developed a new use for waste elemental sulfur as a component of next-gen batteries that are cheaper, lighter, and more efficient.
May 22nd, 2014 | by Eileen De Guire
The American Ceramic Society (ACerS) recently announced its 2014 Distinguished Life Members and Class of Fellows
February 7th, 2014 | by April Gocha
Research collaboration develops lead zirconate titanate (PZT) flexible thin films for biologically-powered medical devices
January 3rd, 2014 | by Eileen De Guire
Ceramic and glass business news of the week
November 2nd, 2012 | by firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is what we are hearing: The solar saga continues: Siemens flees solar market (GigaOm) Energy giant Siemens is leaving …
October 1st, 2012 | by email@example.com
You probably already know there is some really interesting stuff going on in the materials field. Here is some of …