Article - 23 Sep 2005
Y2O3:Eu fluorescent whiskers were grown on (100) and (111) yttrium stabilized zirconia substrates using the chemical vapor deposition technique operated under atmospheric pressure. The...
Article - 26 Jan 2004
The properties and applications of gadolinium oxide (Gd2O3, gadolinia) are briefly described.
Article - 12 Sep 2002
The discover, occurence and production of yttrium are outlined. Key properties are covered and applications of the pure metal and important ytrrium-containing compounds are described. A detialed...
Article - 15 Aug 2005
One of the fastest-growing segments of the semiconductor industry is new generation graphic displays and high-definition television sets.
Article - 20 Jul 2001
In 1817, German chemist Friedrich Strohmeyer discovered cadmium from an impurity of zinc carbonate (ZnCO3). Cadmium derives from the Latin term ‘cadmia’ and the Greek word ‘kadmeia’, which are ancient...
News - 18 Feb 2004
AMR Technologies have just signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to supply Samsung SDI with coloured phosphors for cathode ray tube (CRT) displays.
The agreement will see AMR supply Samsung with more...
News - 18 Sep 2004
Canon Inc. and Toshiba Corporation announced today that the two companies have agreed to establish a joint venture in October 2004 for the development, production and marketing of next-generation...
News - 8 Apr 2009
A collaboration between researchers at the University of Surrey's Advanced Technology Institute (ATI) and the School of Physics at Trinity College Dublin have discovered that you can produce a...
Article - 23 Nov 2001
Materials with grain sizes in the order of a billionth of a meter are called nanomaterials, or nanocrystalline materials, which can be used for a range of structural and non-structural applications.
Article - 18 Dec 2001
Europium (Eu) is part of the lanthanide series of elements. Demarcay discovered this element in 1901, and succeeded in isolating it in a fairly pure form from the earth.