All Entries in the Category : Dielectrics

Includes all dielectric materials used in the manufacture of capacitors.

Kemet: Supply Chain is safe

Kemet’s supply chain is unaffected by the current political instability in the Russia / Ukraine.

: Dielectrics, Manufacturers |

Toray sets off on marathon in pursuing profits

TOKYO — Instead of chasing high profit margins in the short term, Toray Industries appears more focused on expanding market share in key areas now to secure steady earnings prospects down the road.

: Dielectrics, Materials

Starck Impacted by Weaker Economic Development and Demand

MUNICH, Germany, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –H.C. Starck, one of the leading manufacturers of customer-specific powders and components made from technology metals and advanced ceramics, experienced a challenging fiscal year in 2013. After two years of strong growth, the company posted sales of 703.9 million euros in 2013, below the previous year’s figure of 862.9 million euros.

: Dielectrics, Metals |

Toray posts 30% operating profit gain for fiscal 2013

TOKYO — Toray Industries likely generated a group operating profit of some 108 billion yen ($1.03 billion) for the year ended March 31, up 30% on the year, on brisk sales of its mainstay fibers and textiles as well as carbon fiber composite materials.

: Dielectrics

Ferro Management Discusses Q4 2013 Results (Transcript)

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Ferro Corporation 2013 Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded, Tuesday, February 25, 2014. I would now like to turn the conference over to Mr. John Bingle, Treasurer and Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, sir.

: Dielectrics, Materials

Penn State/NC State Materials Center Partner with Industry

Newswise — On March 1, the National Science Foundation announced the creation of a new Center for Dielectrics and Piezoelectrics CDP co-located at Penn State and North Carolina State University. The new center builds on and expands the research capabilities of the long-running Center for Dielectrics Studies CDS based at Penn State.

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Biggest breakthroughs in material technology last year?

Old materials are new again as companies scramble to replace polycarbonate dielectric as a primary material in capacitors. Invented by the Bayer Corporation in 1953 and produced beginning in 1958, the dielectric material was determined to have an operating temperature of -55ºC to +125ºC without derating.

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