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Top 25 CI News Stories of 2012-2013

Stories about acquisitions generated a lot of interest.
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 Below are the year's 25 most-viewed news stories on the Ceramic Industry website (posted and viewed between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013). 


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Top 10 CI New Product Stories of 2012-2013

Readers were very interested in the new and updated technologies that were announced over the past year.
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Below are the year's 10 most-viewed new product stories on the Ceramic Industry website (posted and viewed between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013).


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Top 10 CI Market Report Stories of 2012-2013

Market reports highlight multiple areas of opportunities.
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Below are the year's 10 most-viewed market report stories on the Ceramic Industry website (posted and viewed between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013).


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The Brake Stops Here

High-performance ceramic braking systems help ensure that safety is maintained while providing additional benefits.
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Most people don’t spend much time thinking about their car’s brake pads, as long as the car stops when they need it to. The various mechanisms and materials required to brake the car remain a mystery.


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Product Profile: Optical Dilatometer

Optical systems offer contact-free measurement.
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Linseis Instruments recently announced the release of the new DIL L 74 optical dilatometer. The instrument reportedly offers many advantages compared to traditional push-rod dilatometers.


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Analyzing Zinc Oxide Particles

Researchers performed a simultaneous TG/DSC study of thiol-capped ZnO nanoparticles with an evolved gas analysis by FTIR and MS.
By Ilir A. Beta
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Zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles are under investigation for the synthesis of materials with tunable magnetic and electric properties and for possible medical applications in cancer therapy. In this study, a sample of thiol-capped ZnO nanoparticles was studied by simultaneous thermogravimetry (TG) and differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) using a NETZSCH STA 449 F1 Jupiter® thermal analyzer.


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Improving HTCCs and LTCCs

It is possible to achieve high print quality and layer-to-layer alignment on HTCC and LTCC processes through diligent process control.
By Jim Ellis
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Ceramic substrates are used as microelectronic interconnect devices in applications where the device will see high load, high temperature and high shock, and require high reliability.


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Product Profile: Machinable Glass Ceramic

MacorĀ® is an engineering material that can quickly be designed into complicated shapes using conventional metalworking tools.
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Corning Macor® machinable glass ceramic is a recognized technological innovation, as well as a technical solution for a wide range of industrial applications.


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Industrial Production of Nanofibers

Nanofiber technology can provide many benefits to the advanced ceramic composite industry.
By Tim Ferland
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Materials science is the grandfather of nanotechnology. Industrial materials companies are hot on the heels of the latest nanotechnology research in the ever-present quest for a competitive advantage that can help their products perform better, last longer and cost less.


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Thermal Processing Optimization: Using Advanced Rotary Tube Internals

Advanced rotary tube internals can help manufacturers achieve operational improvements.
By Mike Maggio
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Due to its inherent characteristics, the thermal processing of powders (including calcination, sintering, carburization, etc.) is primarily performed in rotary tube furnaces.


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