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Ceramics and glass business news of the week

By April Gocha / August 28, 2015

CoorsTek expands medical-grade ceramics, PPG donates to Penn State Materials Research, and more ceramics and glass business news of the week for August 28, 2015.

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Black or white? Fuel economy may be linked to car’s color

By Eileen De Guire / October 27, 2011

Honda Civic test vehicles. The higher solar reflectance of the solar vehicle makes it more fuel efficient than its black cousin. Credit: EETD; LBNL If you’ve had the experience of climbing into a car on a hot, sunny day, you might have wondered whether a light colored car would be less miserable than a dark…

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DOE: $5 million available for GATE centers, student graduate fellowships in automotive materials, engineering

By / February 17, 2011

Are you someone at (or near) the start of your graduate studies in engineering, and do you have an interest in advanced energy storage, propulsion systems and lightweight automotive materials? If so, you’ll might want to take notice that the Department of Energy announced yesterday that it is providing $5 million in new funding for Graduate…

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