News - 28 Oct 2004
Zinc oxide, a product used for decades in baby powder, has a bright future as a light source, according to David Look, Ph.D., a senior research physicist and director of the Semiconductor Research...
News - 10 Oct 2012
Businesses and consumers may soon have a simple, cheaper way to store large amounts of digital data.
Case Western Reserve University researchers have developed technology aimed at making an...
News - 26 Aug 2010
When you tear open a bag of potato chips or pop in a DVD, you're probably putting your hand on sputter deposition. No, don't run for the soap.
Sputter deposition is an industrial process...
News - 17 Feb 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Polycarbonate Resin Market - Trends & Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering.
Polycarbonate resin is one of the dominant...
News - 5 Oct 2010
MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE: MWV) today announced it has completed the sale of its global media and entertainment packaging business to Atlas Holdings LLC for $68 million in cash, subject to...
News - 8 Jul 2009
Proton Data Security is announcing the new Proton model 1250A, a security device that ensures all information on compact disks (CD, CD-RW, CD-R, CD-ROM) and optical disks (DVD) is destroyed and...
News - 14 Oct 2008
By working together to share costs and know-how, European researchers are shaking up the way research and development is carried out on optical chips.
Optics has come a long way since the 1960s....
News - 4 Oct 2007
AIXTRON AG is pleased to announce the successful start-up of an AIXTRON 200/4 RF-S epitaxy reactor at Tokuyama, Japan. The system is used for the development and production of AlGaN based ultra-violet...
Optical Data Storage is aimed at a broad range of readers – from university teams studying the subject to industrial media manufacturers requiring insights into performance of rewritable optical...
Article - 11 Dec 2012
Polycarbonate or PC was developed initially in 1953 by GE and Bayer in the US and Germany, respectively. LEXAN is its most popular trade name. PC is a heterochain polymer featuring high performance.