All Entries in the Category : Dielectrics

Includes all dielectric materials used in the manufacture of capacitors.

Bayer: No impact on Pittsburgh operations

Bayer AG CEO Marijn Dekkers said Thursday’s announcement it will separate its MaterialScience business won’t have an immediate impact on local operations at one of the Pittsburgh region’s biggest employers.

: Dielectrics, Materials

Ferro to present at Credit Suisse Annual Science Conference

CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 9, 2014– Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE) announced today that Peter T. Thomas, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Chemical and Ag Science Conference in New York, NY, at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. The audio presentation and accompanying slides will be webcast live, and can be accessed from the “Investor Information” portion of Ferro’s website at (

: Dielectrics, Materials, Metals

TDK, Toray to consolidate fund transfers to China

SHANGHAI/TOKYO — Japanese companies TDK and Toray Industries are streamlining their fund transfers to and from China to cut costs, a move many other businesses are expected to follow now that the Chinese government has eased financial regulations.

: Dielectrics, Manufacturers |

H.C. Starck publishes new sustainability report

“The 2013 update takes stock of where we stand in terms of our sustainability performance during the 2013 fiscal year,” said Dr Andreas Meier, CEO of H.C. Starck. “We are convinced that sustainability-oriented and responsible actions open up our company to change, thereby strengthening our readiness for the future.”

: Dielectrics, Metals

Advanced Ceramics and Nanoceramic Powders

BCC Research estimates that the global consumption of advanced and nanoscale ceramic powders will rise from $9 billion in 2013 to $12.1 billion in 2018, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2% over the next five years.

: Dielectrics, Research

Toray posts 11% profit gain for April-June

TOKYO — Textile maker Toray Industries saw net profit rise 11% to 14.7 billion yen ($142 million) in the April-June quarter on strong demand for carbon fibers that offset goodwill amortization expenses.

: Dielectrics, Materials

New class of ultra-thin film materials — the next graphene

Three University of California, Riverside engineers are part of team recently awarded a nearly $1.7 million grant from the National Science Foundation to characterize, analyze and synthesize a new class of ultra-thin film materials that could improve the performance of personal electronics, optoelectronic devices and energy conversion systems.

: Dielectrics, Materials |