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2014-06-09 16:25:13

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluestar Silicones touts its new silicone solutions for the medical market and its support of select long term implantable applications at the Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East Conference (Booth #2233), June 10-12, at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. Supporting Long-Term Implant Applications Bluestar Silicones announces it is expanding its silicone offering to support select long-term implant applications...

3-D Silicon Shapes Fold Themselves When Wetted By Microscopic Droplets Of Water
2014-06-04 03:08:24

American Institute of Physics Tiny self-assembling tools could one day deliver drugs to targeted areas of the body or even perform autonomous microsurgery Researchers from the University of Twente in the Netherlands have taken the precise art of origami down to the microscopic scale. Using only a drop of water, the scientists have folded flat sheets of silicon nitride into cubes, pyramids, half soccer-ball-shaped bowls and long triangular structures that resemble Toblerone chocolate...

2014-06-03 08:25:19

BALLERUP, Denmark, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LiqTech International, Inc., (NYSE MKT: LIQT) a clean technology company that manufactures and markets highly specialized filtration technologies, will present at the Ardour Capital 11(th) Annual Energy Technology and Sustainability Conference on Thursday, June 5(th) in NYC at 1:30 pm. Mr. Aldo Petersen, Chairman of LiqTech, will be the speaker for the Company in this "by invitation only" conference. Mr. Petersen noted, "Ardour Capital...

2014-05-27 16:21:44

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluestar Silicones, a $650 million integrated global silicones manufacturer, announces it will increase prices of its silicone products 10 to 12 percent in North America, effective July 1. Bluestar Silicones has worked diligently to mitigate the impact of rising costs through new product development, productivity gains and a variety of cost-control programs. Key market indicators suggest continued increases in materials, services...

2014-05-20 23:03:03

Up-to-bottom analysis and forecast of the worldwide, regional and country markets for kaolin can be found in the in-demand research study “Kaolin: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting and recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, the worldwide kaolin market is anticipated to grow by nearly 3.7% per year through 2018. London, UK (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 In 2012, the world kaolin production grew by only 0.3% in...

2014-05-09 23:02:46

Silicon Valley’s 2013 Food & Beverage Winner Pooki’s Mahi’s products will reach the hands of influential foodies and tastemakers from around the nation, introducing Pooki’s Mahi to the Edible Communities network. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Silicon Valley etailer startup of award-winning teas, brown rock sugar and San Francisco’s 2013 Food & Beverage winner Pooki’s Mahi announced today a new partnership with Edible Silicon Valley. The partnership will...

2014-05-05 08:23:18

"This indicates that Natcore's black silicon is commercially viable": Provini RED BANK, N.J., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the world's largest photovoltaic manufacturers has been the first to process Natcore Technology's black silicon wafers into working solar cells in an actual production line rather than in a laboratory setting. The wafers were given a black silicon etch by scientists of Natcore Technology Inc. (TSX-V: NXT; NTCXF.PK) using the company's proprietary...

Sunlight Generates Hydrogen In New Porous Silicon
2014-04-11 14:25:47

By A'ndrea Elyse Messer, Penn State Porous silicon manufactured in a bottom up procedure using solar energy can be used to generate hydrogen from water, according to a team of Penn State mechanical engineers, who also see applications for batteries, biosensors and optical electronics as outlets for this new material. The surface area of this porous silicon is high," said Donghai Wang, assistant professor of mechanical engineering. "It is widely used and has a lot of applications."...

2014-04-07 23:00:54

HBO’s new hit comedy series Silicon Valley premiered last night with a cameo appearance by the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Art imitates life and no where was that more apparent than in last night’s premier of HBO’s raucous new hit comedy series ‘Silicon Valley’. Set among the characters, props and settings of the technology world’s epicenter ‘Silicon Valley’ provides a humorous insight into the dynamics and lifestyles of the world’s most...

2014-03-10 12:25:15

DALLAS, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report "Digital Signage Market by Hardware, Software (Edge Server, Distribution & Scheduling, Content Management), Application (Commercial, Infrastructure, Institutions, Industrial), Products (Indoor & Outdoor) & by Geography - Forecast to 2014 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the total market is expected to reach $14,875.6 million by 2020 at an estimated CAGR of 8.94% from 2014 to 2020....


Latest Silicon Reference Libraries

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2010-11-15 19:14:10

Silica Gel, made synthetically from sodium silicate, is granular, vitreous, highly porous form of silica. Silica is a naturally occurring mineral that is purified and processed into either granular or beaded form. It has a strong affinity for water molecules. Silica gel is commonly used as a desiccant where it is packed in vapor-permeable plastic in order to control local humidity in order to avoid spoilage or degradation of some goods. Due to their high absorption of moisture and...

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2005-05-26 10:53:59

Germanium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ge and atomic number 32. This is a lustrous, hard, silver-white, metalloid that is chemically similar to tin. Germanium forms a large number of organometallic compounds and is an important semiconductor material used in transistors. Notable characteristics Germanium is a hard, grayish-white element that has a metallic luster and the same crystal structure as diamond. In addition, it is important to note that...

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