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Other materials stories that may be of interest

By April Gocha / December 14, 2016

Double-layer coating material creates full spectrum of colors, finger swipe-powered phones are one step closer, and other materials stories that may be of interest for December 14, 2016.

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Lego Ideas goes nanoscale to build interest in materials science and engineering

By April Gocha / August 19, 2015

Lego Ideas, the toy company’s platform for crowd-sourced ideas for new Lego sets, has ventured into the materials science and engineering world.

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New atomic-scale observations could lead to engineering of ductile yet strong ceramics

By April Gocha / August 12, 2015

Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles have made new observations that could help design ultrahigh temperature ceramics that overcome the materials’ biggest limitation—brittleness.

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Ceramics and glass business news of the week

By April Gocha / March 20, 2015

Corning Museum of Glass opens new wing, AGC plant to shut its doors, Siemens sets up manufacturing lab, and more ceramics and glass business news of the week for March 20, 2015.

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Distorted reality: Revolving electron microscopy divulges material’s innermost atomic secrets

By April Gocha / February 17, 2015

Researchers at North Carolina State University have pioneered a new imaging method that is allowing them to peer inside a material’s atomic organization to precisely map the location of distortions, a unique perspective that is allowing them to see how those distortions affect the material’s properties.

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Blurred lines—Art, science converge in identification of rare iron oxide in ancient Chinese ceramics

By Jessica McMathis / May 20, 2014

An international team of researchers have identified a rare iron oxide in ancient Chinese pottery, which could be critical in developing improved and inexpensive magnets for electronics.

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Synthesis and Characterization of BaTiO3-Based Foams with a Controlled Microstructure

By / January 28, 2010

Volume 6 Issue 6, Pages 651 – 660 Laurel Wucherer, Juan C. Nino, Francesco Basoli, Enrico TraversaPublished Online: Oct 29 2008 1:05PM DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7402.2008.02303.x ABSTRACT BaTiO3 foams were synthesized via the direct foaming method using commercial powders. In order to control the microstructure and by extension the properties, synthesis parameters such as foaming agent, composition,…

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Spectroscopic Assessments of Domain Texture in Barium Titanate: II. Cathodoluminescence Analysis

By / January 27, 2010

Volume 93 Issue 1, Pages 265 – 271 Atsuo Matsutani, Wenliang Zhu, Giuseppe PezzottiPublished Online: Sep 29 2009 11:43AM DOI: 10.1111/j.1551-2916.2009.03345.x ABSTRACT An analytical procedure has been developed according to basic principles of electro-stimulated luminescence spectroscopy aimed at quickly visualizing with high spatial resolution the domain texture developed in tetragonal BaTiO3 (BT) materials. In the…

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