All Entries in the Category : Dielectrics

Includes all dielectric materials used in the manufacture of capacitors.

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 |

Bayer sees 14 percent boost in 2Q profit

Improved performance in Bayer AG’s Life Science business helped its profit jump 14 percent in the second quarter.

: Dielectrics

Richard Schloesser, President And CEO of Toray Plastics Retires

Toray Plastics , the only United States manufacturer of precision-performance polypropylene, polyester, bio-based, and metallized films for packaging and industrial applications, announces that Richard Schloesser, President, CEO, and adviser to the Toray Industries’ Board of Directors, has retired and is succeeded by Michael Brandmeier, effective today.

: Dielectrics, Materials

GAM Announces Appointments of Directors

WALTHAM, MASS. — Global Advanced Metals Pty Ltd (GAM), a world leader in the socially responsible production of tantalum, has announced the appointment of Mark Comerford and Peter Kong to its Board of Directors.

: Dielectrics, Materials, Metals

H.C. Starck CFO leaves company

Ludger Heuberg, group CFO and member of the H.C. Starck executive board, plans to leave the group at the beginning of July 2014 to pursue new business opportunities.

: Dielectrics, Materials, Metals

Bayer CEO to step down in 2016

CEO Marjin Dekkers will be leaving Bayer at the end of 2016, the company announced Tuesday.

: Dielectrics