Ceramic materials

SINTX Technologies Ships First Order of FleX SN-PEEK Composite

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

The shipping of our new FleX SN-PEEK product is a huge milestone for SINTX, and we couldnt be more excited, said Dr. Sonny Bal, President, and CEO at SINTX Technologies.

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  • The shipping of our new FleX SN-PEEK product is a huge milestone for SINTX, and we couldnt be more excited, said Dr. Sonny Bal, President, and CEO at SINTX Technologies.
  • SINTX believes the combination of PEEK with silicon nitrides osteogenic and antipathogenic properties results in a truly innovative product, FleX SN-PEEK.
  • SINTX Technologies is an OEM ceramics company that develops and commercializes silicon nitride for medical and non-medical applications.
  • The core strength of SINTX Technologies is the manufacturing, research, and development of silicon nitride ceramics for external partners.

Global Silicon Carbide Market (2020 to 2026) - by Product and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 12:19pm

What is the market size and forecast of the Global Silicon Carbide Market?

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  • What is the market size and forecast of the Global Silicon Carbide Market?
  • Which are the products/segments/applications/areas to invest in over the forecast period in the Global Silicon Carbide Market?
  • What is the market share of the leading vendors in the Global Silicon Carbide Market?
  • What modes and strategic moves are considered suitable for entering the Global Silicon Carbide Market?

Global Ceramic Matrix Composites Market Research Report (2020 to 2026) - by Fiber Type, End-user and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:55pm

This research report categorizes the Ceramic Matrix Composites to forecast the revenues and analyze the trends in each of the following sub-markets:

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  • This research report categorizes the Ceramic Matrix Composites to forecast the revenues and analyze the trends in each of the following sub-markets:
    Based on Fiber Type, the Ceramic Matrix Composites Market was examined across Continuous Fiber and Short Fiber.
  • Based on Geography, the Ceramic Matrix Composites Market was examined across Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Europe, Middle East & Africa.
  • What is the market share of the leading vendors in the Global Ceramic Matrix Composites Market?
  • What modes and strategic moves are considered suitable for entering the Global Ceramic Matrix Composites Market?

SINTX Enters Ceramic Armor Market Through Purchase of Assets from B4C, LLC and Technology License from Precision Ceramics USA Inc.

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

Separately, SINTX also entered into a technology license agreement with Precision Ceramics USA Inc. ( precision-ceramics.com ) to manufacture a ceramic composite for defense armor applications.

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  • Separately, SINTX also entered into a technology license agreement with Precision Ceramics USA Inc. ( precision-ceramics.com ) to manufacture a ceramic composite for defense armor applications.
  • B4C, LLC is a specialty producer of Boron Carbide, a ceramic material used in the manufacture of protective body armor plates.
  • The assets acquired from B4C will be used to manufacture and market pure Boron Carbide - the highest strength ceramic armor available.
  • Additionally, SINTX will jointly develop and manufacture a special, lower cost composite of Boron Carbide and Silicon Carbide, under an exclusive license from Precision Ceramics USA Inc.

Axcelis Announces Shipment of First Purion EXE Power Series SiC High Energy Implanter and Multiple Follow on Shipments of Purion SiC Power Series Implanters

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

In addition, the Company reported multiple follow on shipments of Purion M Power Series SiC medium current and Purion XE Power Series SiC high energy implanters, to several leading SiC power device manufacturers located in Asia and Europe.

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  • In addition, the Company reported multiple follow on shipments of Purion M Power Series SiC medium current and Purion XE Power Series SiC high energy implanters, to several leading SiC power device manufacturers located in Asia and Europe.
  • The Purion Power Series product line features Axcelis' innovative solution for high temperature silicon carbide processing.
  • Axcelis holds a leadership position in this rapidly growing specialty market, due to the Purion Power Series platform's common and flexible architecture, coupled with its uniquely differentiated silicon carbide process capabilities.
  • Axcelis (Nasdaq: ACLS), headquartered in Beverly, Mass., has been providing innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry for 40 years.

U.S. Silica Announces Price Increases on Industrial and Specialty Products

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

Price increases will range up to 15 percent, depending on the product and grade, and go into effect for shipments beginning September 1, 2021.

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  • Price increases will range up to 15 percent, depending on the product and grade, and go into effect for shipments beginning September 1, 2021.
  • These price increases are necessary to help offset significant cost increases in energy, transportation, materials and manufacturing costs.
  • U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc.is a global performance materials company and last-mile logistics provider and is a member of the Russell 2000 Index.
  • The Company is a leading producer of commercial silica used in a wide range of industrial applications and in the oil and gas industry.

Ceramic Matrix Composites (C/C, C/Sic, Oxide/Oxide, Sic/Sic) Market - Global Forecast to 2031 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, July 12, 2021 - 3:46pm

Oxide/Oxide ceramic matrix composites accounted for the largest share, in terms of volume, of the overall ceramic matrix composites market.

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  • Oxide/Oxide ceramic matrix composites accounted for the largest share, in terms of volume, of the overall ceramic matrix composites market.
  • In terms of volume, the oxide/oxide ceramic matrix composites segment accounted for the largest share of 44% of the overall ceramic matrix composites market in 2020.
  • The ceramic matrix composites market in the aerospace & defense industry is expected to register the highest CAGR between 2021 and 2031.
  • The growth of the ceramic matrix composites market in this region is mainly driven by the growing aerospace & defense industry.

Global Aerospace Composites Market to 2026 - by Fiber Type, Aircraft Type, Manufacturing Process, Application and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, July 9, 2021 - 3:45pm

The "Aerospace Composites Market Research Report by Fiber Type, by Aircraft Type, by Manufacturing Process, by Application, by Region - Global Forecast to 2026 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Aerospace Composites Market Research Report by Fiber Type, by Aircraft Type, by Manufacturing Process, by Application, by Region - Global Forecast to 2026 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Which are the products/segments/applications/areas to invest in over the forecast period in the Global Aerospace Composites Market?
  • What is the market share of the leading vendors in the Global Aerospace Composites Market?
  • What modes and strategic moves are considered suitable for entering the Global Aerospace Composites Market?

Aehr Receives $2.9 Million Follow-On Order for FOX-XP™ System and Multiple WaferPak™ Contactors for Production Test and Burn-In of Silicon Carbide Devices

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 10:32pm

This system is expected to ship during Aehrs current fiscal first quarter ending August 31, 2021.

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  • This system is expected to ship during Aehrs current fiscal first quarter ending August 31, 2021.
  • The FOX-XP system is configured to test eighteen silicon carbide wafers in parallel while contacting and testing 100% of the devices on each wafer.
  • Gayn Erickson, President and CEO ofAehr Test Systems, commented, We are excited to receive this additional follow-on order from our lead silicon carbide customer for another FOX-XP system and multiple WaferPaks, reflecting their increased test capacity needs as they ramp to high volume wafer level production test of silicon carbide modules for an electric vehicle application.
  • Aehr disclaims any obligation to update information contained in any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date of this press release.

Breakthrough Test Results using New Superconductor Material Announced by Ambature

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 9:25pm

WATERLOO, ON and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambature, Inc. , a privately held company that designs superconducting quantum materials and devices, today announced test results using a new form of high-temperature superconducting material (a-axis YBCO) to generate a trilayer Josephson Junction (JJ) device.

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  • WATERLOO, ON and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambature, Inc. , a privately held company that designs superconducting quantum materials and devices, today announced test results using a new form of high-temperature superconducting material (a-axis YBCO) to generate a trilayer Josephson Junction (JJ) device.
  • This type of a-axis YBCO superconducting material, when designed into JJ devices, enables simpler foundry fabrication, quantum device design, and high-performance analog and digital circuit solutions.
  • "These test results demonstrate that our proprietary technology of a-axis YBCO material is not only extremely high-quality, it can be designed into JJ devices," said Ron Kelly, Ambature CEO.
  • The test results follow success in generating very high-quality a-axis YBCO material .