Advanced Ceramics

Alfred University to Develop Diamond Coating Technology

March 28, 2012

Alfred University (AU) recently announced it has been contracted to develop sacrificial substrates to support gallium nitride-on-diamond technology.

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Kyocera Co-Develops Complete SOFC Cogeneration System

March 28, 2012
Kyocera Corp., Osaka Gas Co. Ltd., Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd., Chofu Seisakusho Co. Ltd. and Toyota Motor Corp. recently announced that they have completed co-development of a residential-use solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) co-generation system.
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North American Structural Ceramics Market to Grow 5%

March 27, 2012
The North American market for technical and advanced structural ceramics was valued at nearly $3.5 billion in 2011 and is expected to increase to $4.4 billion in 2016.
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Chinese Composites Market’s Momentum Expected to Surge

March 23, 2012
Despite global economic uncertainty and a downturn in the worldwide composite materials industry, China’s composites market grew by more than 2% through the worst of the recession in 2009.
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U.S. DOE Announces $180 Million for Offshore Wind Initiative

March 23, 2012
U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu recently announced the start of an initiative to capture the potential of wind energy off American coasts.
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Ceradyne Receives Initial Enhanced Combat Helmet Award

March 22, 2012
Ceradyne Inc. recently announced it has received the first of possibly two low rate initial production enhanced combat helmet (ECH) orders.
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Ceralink Opens Materials Testing Facility

March 21, 2012
Ceralink Inc. recently announced the opening of a new Materials Testing facility located in St. Clairsville, Ohio.
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Thermal Technology Building Direct Current Sintering System

March 20, 2012
Thermal Technology recently announced it is currently building a 100-ton, 36,000-amp direct current sintering (DCS) system for a domestic research organization.
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U.S. Solar Energy Sees Record Growth

March 19, 2012
The U.S. solar energy industry installed a record 1,855 megawatts (MW) of photovoltaic (PV) capacity in 2011, more than doubling the previous annual record of 887 MW set in 2010
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3M Licenses Dental Restoration Technology to Zirkonzahn

March 19, 2012
Zirkonzahn GmbH has become the latest dental company to license 3M’s patented technology that enables the coloring of zirconia-based dental restorations.
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