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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

Applying Extremely Thin Layers in a Vacuum Chamber: Hexapods Proven and Tested in Particle Accelerators

Hexapods of Physik Instruments (PI) allow individual positioning in allsix axes. Their parallel-kinematic structure is considerably morecompact and stiffer than...
April 5, 2014

FerroTec Offers Advanced Metal Matrix Composites (AMCs)

AMCs have superior material properties that exceed those of both conventional metals and ceramics. They are used as structural component...
April 5, 2014

New Applications for Ceramic Injection Moulding

A unique producer of translucent ceramic components for Philips’ high intensity discharge lamps, Philips Ceramics Uden is now helping customers...
April 5, 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

Infrared Heaters with New Ceramic Reflective Coating

Anderson Thermal Devices, Inc. offers an infrared quartz lamp called RadReflect for many heating and drying applications. 
October 31, 2013

Distribution Agreement between KRAHN and CUMI

KRAHN CHEMIE/DE will be distributing silicon carbide (SiC) fine powders of Carborundum Universal Limited (CUMI)/IN in Europe.
October 6, 2013

New Fraunhofer Center CEI Established in the USA

End of July the contract was signed by Fraunhofer/DE and the University of Connecticut UConn/US for the establishment of the...
October 6, 2013

New Event Director of the Reed Exhibitions Materials Fairs

Markus M. Jessberger (52) who has been Event Director of ALUMINIUM, COMPOSITES EUROPE and HYBRID Expo since 2008 will leave...
October 6, 2013

Synthetic Sapphire in Standard and Custom Forms

Through its Ceramic and Glass Division, Goodfellow/DE offers a range of synthetic sapphire products for research and industrial applications, notably...
September 22, 2013


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