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2013-05-28 23:01:58

Surmet has successfully delivered 18x35-in size monolithic ALON® windows, achieving a major milestone on its scale-up program supported by US Dept. of Defense funding from DMS&T, Air Force ManTech and DPA Title III programs. These windows, designed to meet a particular high priority defense application, are the largest transparent ceramic armor windows produced anywhere in the world. Burlington, MA. (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 These 18x35-in ALON windows will now be laminated and...

2013-05-22 23:03:12

Python hunters find a partially melted gold medallion set with antique rose cut diamonds and sapphires in the debris field of two fatal plane crashes. They search for answers and the rightful heir. Miami, FL (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 Three friends didn´t bag any snakes during the 2013 Python Challenge, but they did make a startling find. While searching the Everglades for invasive Burmese Pythons Mark Rubinstein spotted a jeweled gold cross set with antique rose cut diamonds and sapphires....

Smartphone Screens Made Of Sapphire Could Be Around The Corner
2013-03-22 10:36:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The display market has been cranking out some impressive smartphone screens as of late. Samsung´s latest Galaxy S display packs 441 tiny pixels into every square inch. HTC´s latest, One, has a pixel density of 468 pixels per inch (ppi) and both of these phones soundly trump the 326 ppi of Apple´s Retina display. These displays are delivering brighter and crisper images, all in a relatively small size. They´re...

2013-03-06 23:04:10

One component, moderate viscosity UV curable system for high performance bonding, sealing, coating and casting features excellent physical properties and dimensional stability with a remarkably high glass transition temperature greater than 180°C. (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 Suitable for high production applications, Master Bond UV25 offers fast fixture times, rapid curing and high temperature resistance. This multifunctional one component UV curable system was developed for bonding,...


Latest Transparent materials Reference Libraries

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2005-05-26 11:05:25

Corundum is the crystalline form of aluminium oxide and one of the rock-forming minerals. Corundum is naturally clear, but can have different colors when impurities are added. Transparent specimens are used as gems, called ruby if red, while all other colors are called sapphire. The word corundum comes from the Hindi kurand. The oxygen atoms in corundum are arranged in a hexagonal close-packing, with the smaller aluminium atoms occupying 2/3 of the octahedral gaps. The coordination of the...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Spectrum -- The electromagnetic spectrum describes the various types of electromagnetic radiation based on their wavelengths. Radio, representing wavelengths from a few feet to well over a mile, is at one end of the spectrum. Gamma ray radiation is at the other end: the wavelength of the harder types is so short, in the subatomic range, that we do not have instruments capable of directly measuring it. While the above classification scheme is generally accurate, in...

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Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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