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Dense SiC-Ceramics with Specifically Adjusted Electrical Resistance (or Electrical Conductivity)

Dense, solid-state sintered SiC-ceramics and structural components produced therefrom are established over a wide range of industrial applications due to...
April 9, 2014

Glass Powder Injection Molding – Ceramic Processing Applied to Glass Components

Conventional shaping of glass components involves a glass melt. The glassmaker is familiar with technologies like drawing, blowing, pressing, floating,...
April 9, 2014

Reliable Bioceramics – the Relevance of Materials and Processing Technologies

Ceramics is used in artificial joints, additionallly interesting applications for ceramics are established in the dental field. Yttria stabilised zirconia...
April 9, 2014

Ceramic Honeycombs for Thermal and Process Engineering

Ceramic honeycomb structures are used in a multitude of applications and due to their technical potential the field of applications...
April 9, 2014

FEA – a Key Technology for Integrative Design of Ceramic-metal-assemblies

The finite element analysis (FEA) is used in process- and component simulation for the design of ceramic components. Especially in...
April 9, 2014

High-performance Ceramic in Electromagnetic Flowmeters for Applications in the Chemical Industry

The chemical industry relies on tried and true measuring technology to measure the volume flow of electrically conductive media: well...
April 9, 2014

Injection-molded Ceramic Components Bring Smiles to Children

With ceramics, aesthetics and function now no longer have to oppose or compete with one another, a fact most effectively...
April 9, 2014

Cyrol – Ceramic Rollers for Bearing Applications

Ceramic balls in what are known as hybrid bearings and even full ceramic bearings reflect one of the latest technological...
April 9, 2014

CIEC14 – 14th European Inter-Regional Conference on Ceramics

CIEC – European Inter-Regional Conference on Ceramics biannually brings together researchers of the economically, and scientifically strongest European regions.
April 7, 2014

MEDTEC France 2014

The biggest event in the medical device industry for French-speaking countries, MEDTEC France 2014, will take place in Lyon on...
April 7, 2014

Meeting Point Technical Ceramics – Fast Track to Innovation

A major novelty of the new EU Research and Innovation Funding Programme Horizon 2020, is the introduction of a dedicated...
April 7, 2014

Fraunhofer AdvanCer Intensifies Research on CMCs

The application potential of advanced ceramics is enormous, but industrial manufacturers have to reduce the production costs in order to...
April 7, 2014

Ceramics in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Process Engineering

On 29 January 2014, the Materials Applications Technical Committee of the German Ceramic Society met in Darmstadt/DE at the facilities...
April 7, 2014

US Advanced Ceramics Market Is up

According to a market study carried out by Freedonia, the US demand on advanced ceramic components is forecast to rise...
April 7, 2014

PI Group: Piacentini as New Director of International Programs

With Ignazio Piacentini, the PI Group, a global-scale technology leader for nano­meter-precision positioning devices and systems, has gained an expert...
April 7, 2014

Technical Ceramics on a Space Exploration Mission

CeramTec is producing ceramic components for Astrium GmbH’s experimental unit, which will be integrated in the International Space Station (ISS)...
April 7, 2014

Technical Ceramics from CeramTec to Be Used at the Olympics

The CeramTec Group, which specializes in the development of advanced ceramic components, has equipped the ski jumping hills in Sochi...
April 7, 2014

58th Brazilian Congress on Ceramics

The 58th Brazilian Congress on Ceramics will be held 18–21 May in Bento Gonçalves, city of the brazilian state of...
March 6, 2014

CoorsTek Announces Opening of New Ceramic Proppants Manufacturing Plant

CoorsTek, Inc., announced the opening of a new plant in the Coors Technology Center in Golden, Colorado, producing premium lightweight...
March 5, 2014

Ceramic Coating Market 2018

The global ceramic coating market is witnessing increasing use of plasma-sprayed ceramic coating, especially coating for semiconductor and LCD equipment.
January 26, 2014

Solar Manufacturing Delivers Custom Designed Vacuum Furnace

Solar Manufacturing delivered and successfully started-up a designed vacuum furnace required by a major specialized coating services company.
January 26, 2014

Edmar Allitsch Appointed New Member of the H.C. Starck Executive Board

As of 1 December 2013, Edmar Allitsch (50) joined the Executive Board of the H.C. Starck Group/DE. In his function,...
December 6, 2013

Centorr Vacuum Industries Expands Its MIM Furnace Sales

Centorr Vacuum Industries (CVI)/US expands its customer base for the metal injection molding (MIM) market.
November 19, 2013

EPD 2014: 5th International Conference on Electrophoretic Deposition

The 5th International Conference on Electrophoretic Deposition (EPD 2014) will be held on 5–10 October 2014 in Hernstein, near Vienna/AT.
November 15, 2013

REC Silicon Announces Workforce Reduction

REC Silicon ASA announces that it must take additional cost-cutting measures that include a workforce reduction affecting approximately 60 positions...
November 11, 2013

Non-magnetic Linear Actuator with Low-profile Design and Position Control

In N-603 linear positioning stages, Physik Instrumente (PI)/DE has replaced a conventional piezo actuator with a high-resolution piezo stepping drive...
November 8, 2013

Management Board Changes at Schunk Group

CEO Gerhard Federer left  the well-positioned Schunk Group/DE.
November 8, 2013

DuraAct Power Piezo Composite Patch Transducer with Multilayer Ceramics

The new P-878 DuraAct Power piezo patch transducer from PI Ceramic/DE uses an operating voltage of only –20 to 120 V; with...
November 6, 2013

New SiC Diodes Make Converters More Efficient

Using new silicon carbide (SiC) diodes, Siemens/DE and its research partners have succeeded in increasing the power of frequency converters...
October 31, 2013

Euro Hybrid Materials and Structures 2014

Euro Hybrid Materials and Structures 2014 is scheduled from 10 – 11 April 2014 at the STADEUM in Stade near...
October 31, 2013


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