Materials science

Ferro Reports Strong Fourth Quarter Performance, Announces Completion of Tile Coatings Systems Divestiture, and Provides Full Year 2021 Guidance

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:04pm

Ferro products are sold into the building and construction, automotive, electronics, industrial products, household furnishings and appliance markets.

Key Points: 
  • Ferro products are sold into the building and construction, automotive, electronics, industrial products, household furnishings and appliance markets.
  • The Companys reportable segments include: Functional Coatings and Color Solutions.
  • Included within our employee count are approximately 2,100 employees in our foreign consolidated subsidiaries associated with the Tile Coatings Systems business.
  • Webcast replay: Available on Ferros Investor website at ferro.com beginning at approximately 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on March 2, 2021.

Schrödinger Expands Agreement with Google Cloud to Further Bolster Its Drug Discovery and Materials Science Initiatives

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:01pm

Schrdinger, Inc. (Nasdaq: SDGR) today announced it has expanded its collaboration with Google Cloud to further increase the speed and capacity of its physics-based computational platform for drug discovery and materials science.

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  • Schrdinger, Inc. (Nasdaq: SDGR) today announced it has expanded its collaboration with Google Cloud to further increase the speed and capacity of its physics-based computational platform for drug discovery and materials science.
  • Schrdinger aims to further accelerate drug discovery and materials design through the application of its large-scale physics-based and machine learning methods.
  • This is a pivotal moment for Schrdinger as we seek to strengthen our leadership position in physics-based approaches to molecular modeling.
  • Our initial work last year with Google Cloud demonstrated our ability to apply large-scale computation to significantly accelerate drug discovery programs, stated Shane Brauner, Schrdingers Chief Information Officer.

$ 280 Million Growth in Global Conformal Coating Market During 2021-2025 | Featuring Key Vendors Including Chase Corp., Daikin Industries Ltd., and Dow Inc. | Technavio

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:45pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Technavio announces the release of its latest report on the conformal coating market.

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  • NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Technavio announces the release of its latest report on the conformal coating market.
  • The increasing demand for smart wearables and IoT devices is one of the prime factors driving the growth of the market.
  • "Growth in demand for automotive electronics and the increasing use of automation in industries will further boost market growth during the forecast period", says a senior analyst at Technavio.
  • The company offers a wide range of conformal coating solutions including DOWSIL 1-2577 Low VOC Conformal Coating, DOWSIL 1-4105 Conformal Coating, DOWSIL 3-1953 Conformal Coating used as a thin protective film/breathing membrane that filters water vapor and solid debris.

SolarWindow Responds to Short-And-Distort Campaign: “We Will Not be Bullied. We Will Protect Our Stockholders.”

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:30pm

SolarWindow technologies, coatings, and applications processes are the subject of numerous patent awards with nearly 120 patent claims protected in the United States, Europe, China, and elsewhere.

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  • SolarWindow technologies, coatings, and applications processes are the subject of numerous patent awards with nearly 120 patent claims protected in the United States, Europe, China, and elsewhere.
  • More than 200 additional patent claims are in-process in countries around the world.
  • SolarWindow Technologies, Inc. (Symbol: WNDW; www.solarwindow.com ) is a developer of transparent LiquidElectricity coatings that generate electricity when deposited onto glass or plastic.
  • You can obtain information about operation of the Public Reference Room by calling the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission at 1-800-SEC-0330.

Sensory Analytics Announces Issuance of Broad New Patent Covering Coating Thickness Measurement

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 12:00pm

GREENSBORO, N.C., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Sensory Analytics, the fast-growing supplier of highly precise and award-winning SpecMetrix coating thickness and film layer measurement systems, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued an impactful new patent, U.S. PatentNo.

Key Points: 
  • GREENSBORO, N.C., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Sensory Analytics, the fast-growing supplier of highly precise and award-winning SpecMetrix coating thickness and film layer measurement systems, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued an impactful new patent, U.S. PatentNo.
  • This important patent covers the methods and systems for Sensory's exclusive ruggedized optical interference (ROI) technologies that power all SpecMetrix coating thickness measurement systems.
  • Most legacy methods for measuring coating thickness have not been effective for in-process coating use as they provide insufficient meaningful data for quality and process control improvements.
  • Sensory Analytics supplies award-winning SpecMetrix coating thickness and film layer measurement systems to manufacturing and coating leaders, strategic partners, and licensees worldwide.

Apellix™ Launches Apellix NDT a Field Services Company Featuring the Apellix Opus X4 Aerial Robotic Systems (Drones) for Contact-Based Inspections

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:11pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apellix , protecting the world's built and industrial environments through technology, is proud to announce it is launching APELLIX NDT, a non-destructive testing field services company.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apellix , protecting the world's built and industrial environments through technology, is proud to announce it is launching APELLIX NDT, a non-destructive testing field services company.
  • Apellix NDT will operate using the Apellix Opus X4 NDT systems.
  • Through its field services company, Apellix is now conducting projects focusing on ultrasonic (UT) inspections of above-ground storage tanks and vessels.
  • UT is a volumetric method that uses sound waves emitted into material to measure, for example, wall thickness.

Insights on the Magnetron Sputtering System Global Market to 2028 - Featuring Buhler, Denton Vacuum and Torr International Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 4:29pm

The "Magnetron Sputtering System Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2020 To 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Magnetron Sputtering System Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2020 To 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global magnetron sputtering systems market was valued at US$ 2.23 Bn in 2019 and expected to reach over US$ 3.23 Bn in 2028, growing at a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period.
  • Growing scope and applications of magnetron sputtering thin film deposition are driving the demand for the magnetron sputtering systems market across the globe.
  • Magnetron sputtering is a thin film deposition technology that allows the deposition of metal, alloys ceramic, and polymer on a number of substrate material.

Applied Rigaku Technologies Presents EDXRF Instrumentation at Pittcon 2021

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 10:00am

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. , a division of Rigaku Corporation, will be showcasing their Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence (EDXRF) chemical analysis solutions at the upcoming Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy ( Pittcon 2021 ) that will be held virtually from March 8 12.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. , a division of Rigaku Corporation, will be showcasing their Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence (EDXRF) chemical analysis solutions at the upcoming Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy ( Pittcon 2021 ) that will be held virtually from March 8 12.
  • Applied Rigaku Technologies engineers, manufactures and distributes products for non-destructive analytical chemistry applications, including atomic spectroscopy and quantitative and rapid qualitative elemental analysis.
  • For more details, contact Robert Bartek, President of Applied Rigaku Technologies, at (+1) 512-225-1796 or info@RigakuEDXRF.com .
  • Visit Applied Rigaku Technologies at Pittcon 2021, Expo Hall 14

G-SHOCK Unveils New, Two-Toned Colorway For Premium G-STEEL Collection

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 4:28pm

CASIO's shock-resistant G-SHOCK watch is synonymous with toughness, born from the developer Mr. Ibe's dream of 'creating a watch that never breaks'.

Key Points: 
  • CASIO's shock-resistant G-SHOCK watch is synonymous with toughness, born from the developer Mr. Ibe's dream of 'creating a watch that never breaks'.
  • Each watch encompasses the 7 elements; electric shock resistance, gravity resistance, low temperature resistance, vibration resistance, water resistance, shock resistance and toughness.
  • Since its launch, G-SHOCK has continued to evolve, continuing to support on Mr. Ibe's mantra "never, never give up."
  • Casio has strived to realize its corporate creed of "creativity and contribution" through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products.

Global Market for Anti-Fog Coatings and Films to 2030: Properties, Production and Synthesis Methods, Methods for Producing Anti-fog Coatings, Types of Anti-fog Coatings

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 1:45pm

DUBLIN, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "The Global Market for Anti-Fog Coatings and Films" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "The Global Market for Anti-Fog Coatings and Films" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • These improvements result generally from reduced interface contact (i.e., less wetting or non-wetting) between the solid surfaces and contacting liquids.
  • The utilization of advanced surface coating technologies can be used to address a wide variety of these problems.
  • Markets for anti-fog coatings and films including Automotive, solar panels, healthcare and medicine, display devices and eyewear (optics), food packaging and agricultural films.