Latest Amorphous solids Stories

2010-06-04 06:00:00

XI'AN, China, June 4 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Power Equipment, Inc. ("China Power Equipment" or "China Power" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: CPQQ), the manufacturer of a new generation of energy saving electric transformers and transformer cores in the People's Republic of China, today announced that it has received the Notification of Acceptance for its two new patent applications from China's State Intellectual Property Office. After the Notification of Acceptance,...

2010-04-09 06:00:00

XI'AN, China, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Power Equipment, Inc. ("China Power Equipment", OTC Bulletin Board: CPQQ), the manufacturer of a new generation of energy saving electric transformer cores and transformers in the People's Republic of China, today announced that it will present at the Roth Capital Partners investment conference on April 10, 2010 in Beijing. Conference: Roth Capital Partners Fifth Annual China Tour Event: Company...

2009-11-24 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novellus Systems (Nasdaq: NVLS) has developed a suite of ashable hardmask (AHM) films that have up to 25 percent greater etch selectivity compared to similar amorphous carbon films in use by the industry today. This highly selective and transparent (HST) AHM family of films has demonstrated die yield improvements as much as 7 percent when coupled with Novellus' patented integrated edge bevel removal (EBR) technology. (Photo:...

2009-10-06 11:02:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Reportlinker Adds Bitumen Market Research http://www.reportlinker.com/p0152369/Reportlinker-Adds-Bitumen-Market-Research.html This review focuses on the study of the international bitumen markets. It describes bitumen properties and application areas. It features major bitumen producers, prices, supply and demand conditions, etc. 1. BITUMEN:...

2009-05-28 13:04:00

Company has Developed A Range of WMA Products for Massachusetts and Surrounding Markets SAUGUS, Mass., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Aggregate Industries Northeast Region (AINE) has quickly become one of the leading developers and suppliers of innovative asphalt products designed to ensure high quality solutions that are environmentally friendly. Through the introduction of Warm Mix Asphalt technology, AINE has been successful in producing asphalt products which are sustainable and "green". This...

2009-05-21 08:30:00

NEW YORK, May 21 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Power Equipment, Inc. ("China Power") today announced that it has begun trading as a public company under the symbol OTC Bulletin Board: CPQQ. Through its Xi'an, China-based, wholly-owned subsidiary, Xi'an Amorphous Zhongxi Co., Ltd., the Company has developed a proprietary, patented technology to produce a new generation of energy saving transformers and transformer cores. The Company currently manufactures 55 different models...

2008-08-01 21:00:28

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CSN (Bovespa: CSNA3, NYSE: SID), Company that combines steel, mining, infrastructure and cement businesses, publicly informs that its cement plant is in final construction stage, expected to be operational by early 2009, with initial production estimated at 1 million tons of high-quality cement. Raw material for cement production will be blast furnace slag from President Vargas Mill owned by CSN. Annual production capacity is expected...

2008-01-31 14:37:45

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Water has some amazing properties. It is the only natural substance found in all three states "” solid, liquid and gas "” within the range of natural Earth temperatures. Its solid form is less dense than its liquid form, which is why ice floats. It can absorb a great deal of heat without getting hot, has very high surface tension (helping it move through roots and capillaries "” vital to maintaining life on Earth) and is virtually incompressible. A less...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.