Article - 13 Apr 2005
This article discusses the automotive applications of the polycarbonate Makrolon®.
News - 25 Feb 2015
Trinseo, the global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, formerly known as Styron, will showcase its plastics for the LED Lighting industry at Strategies in Light at Booth...
News - 11 Jan 2010
The companies BASF, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors, Philips and AIXTRON today (January 11, 2010) confirmed that they had received commitment for funding of the new joint "TOPAS 2012," the second...
News - 12 Sep 2006
Toray Industries, Inc. today announced that the company has successfully developed an innovative optical polyethylene terephthalate (PET) film for liquid crystal display (LCD) backlight, combining...
News - 31 May 2011
Global materials company Styron and Pan-European distributor Resinex today announced a strategic partnership, generating a combination of excellence that will allow Styron and Resinex to meet...
News - 16 Jan 2009
Simulation of the electric field surrounding a single MWCNT in vacuum. Dr Tim Wilkinson from the Cambridge University Department of Engineering's Photonics Research Group has made an exciting...
News - 15 Mar 2008
The global agricultural film market consumed 3.6 million tonnes of plastic in 2007, with roughly 40% each on mulch and greenhouse film and 20% on silage film, according to Andrew Reynolds of...
This article details the capabilities of the GL Spectis 5.0 Touch, a self-contained optical spectrometer.
News - 23 Jul 2020
While awaiting full access to their labs due to COVID-19 restrictions, scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have taken this rare opportunity to report the technical...
News - 21 Apr 2014
Polymers that exhibit shape-memory effect (SME) are an important class of materials in medicine, especially for minimally invasive deployment of devices. Professor Subbu Venkatraman and his group from...