Germanium

Infinera Leverages Tower Semiconductor SiGe Technology in its Industry-leading 800Gbs Optical Engine

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 11:00am

This includes Infineras industry-leading indium phosphide (InPh) photonic integrated circuits and Towers advanced silicon-germanium (SiGe) for high bandwidth driver and receiver circuitry, said Dr. Ray Milano, Senior Vice President, Optical Module Development at Infinera.

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  • This includes Infineras industry-leading indium phosphide (InPh) photonic integrated circuits and Towers advanced silicon-germanium (SiGe) for high bandwidth driver and receiver circuitry, said Dr. Ray Milano, Senior Vice President, Optical Module Development at Infinera.
  • Infineras ICE6 optical engine is the latest innovation from Infineras Optical Innovation Center and designed in a compact digital coherent optical (DCO) package that can be easily integrated into a variety of networking platforms.
  • Supporting two 800G wavelengths and boasting ground-breaking optical feature, the 1.6Tbs optical engine demonstrated significantly superior performance than competing solutions providing incremental value to network operators.
  • We are very proud to partner with Infinera in the development of their industry-leading 800G optical engine.

Global Infrared (Thermal) Camera Market (by Technology, Application, Material & Region): Insights & Forecast with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2020-2024)

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 1:00am

The global infrared camera market can be categorized on the basis of technology, application and material.

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  • The global infrared camera market can be categorized on the basis of technology, application and material.
  • Depending on the technology, the global infrared camera market can broadly be divided into uncooled and cooled infrared camera.
  • Whereas, on the basis of material, the global infrared camera market can be segmented into germanium, silicon, zinc selenide and sapphire.
  • The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global infrared camera market segmented on the basis of technology, application and material.

Outlook on the Worldwide Infrared (Thermal) Camera Industry to 2024 - by Technology, Application, Material & Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 3:20pm

The global infrared camera market is expected to reach US$ 11.54 billion in 2024, witnessing growth at a CAGR of 7.60%, over the period 2020-2024.

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  • The global infrared camera market is expected to reach US$ 11.54 billion in 2024, witnessing growth at a CAGR of 7.60%, over the period 2020-2024.
  • The global infrared camera market can be categorized on the basis of technology, application and material.
  • Depending on the technology, the global infrared camera market can broadly be divided into uncooled and cooled infrared cameras.
  • Whereas, on the basis of material, the global infrared camera market can be segmented into germanium, silicon, zinc selenide and sapphire.

DGAP-News: Management and Corporate Optimization Targets Company-wide Cash Savings of up to US$75 Million to Strengthen Its Treasury of Approximately US$600 Million

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 1:10pm

The board of directors has allocated a reduced 2020 budget of US$41.7 million for the Platreef Project.

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  • The board of directors has allocated a reduced 2020 budget of US$41.7 million for the Platreef Project.
  • In addition, the company also has modestly reduced activities at the historic Kipushi zinc-copper-lead-germanium mine in the DRC and allocated a 2020 budget of US$28.7 million.
  • Exploration activities on the Western Foreland's exploration project in DRC will continue with a budget of US$8 million.
  • The company will reduce its global office footprint and its corporate and senior management headcount, in addition to implementing several other company-wide, cash-saving measures.

Odyssey Technical Solutions US Opens New Repair Facility in Europe

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 1:38pm

ROUND ROCK, Texas, March 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's largest dedicated RF, DC and Microwave Repair Company, Odyssey Technical Solutions, is celebrating its 20th anniversary with the opening of a new repair facility in Netherlands to serve their growing clientele in Europe.

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  • ROUND ROCK, Texas, March 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's largest dedicated RF, DC and Microwave Repair Company, Odyssey Technical Solutions, is celebrating its 20th anniversary with the opening of a new repair facility in Netherlands to serve their growing clientele in Europe.
  • It is also housed in what was historically Philips' first volume production facility for solid state germanium diodes and transistors.
  • Odyssey Technical Solutions is a US based company launched in 2000 by friends, Jim Plourde and Eric Nail.
  • Odyssey (EU) Netherlands officially opens the doors to its new facility in March 2020, and operations are in full swing.

New Polarizers and Germanium Windows for Harsh Environments

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

EO just released Corning Polarcor Glass Polarizers and TECHSPECDiamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coated Germanium Windows , both of which are ideal for applications in harsh environments.

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  • EO just released Corning Polarcor Glass Polarizers and TECHSPECDiamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coated Germanium Windows , both of which are ideal for applications in harsh environments.
  • The Corning Polarcor Glass Polarizers feature high extinction ratios and low insertion loss for the NIR spectrum.
  • Additionally, they are resistant to chemical, physical, and thermal damage, making these polarizers suitable for high-power applications.
  • TECHSPEC Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coated Germanium Windows feature 90% transmission at wavelengths ranging from 8 to 11.5m and meet the severe abrasion requirements of MIL-C-675C.

Global Water-Soluble Packaging Market Expected to Witness a Growth of 4.8% Over the Forecast Period, 2019-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 11:01am

Water-soluble packaging is safe for the Styrofoam of agricultural chemicals and chlorine products thereby, eliminating danger while inhaling or using the products.

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  • Water-soluble packaging is safe for the Styrofoam of agricultural chemicals and chlorine products thereby, eliminating danger while inhaling or using the products.
  • Additionally, wide acceptance in the applications of water-soluble packaging across industries such as paper, textiles, electronics and personal care is one of the key factors impelling the growth of the market.
  • Water-soluble packaging is a bioplastic that allows less greenhouse gas emission when they break down and allows less environmental damage.
  • Globally, the water-soluble packaging market is rising at a CAGR of 4.8% for the estimated period from 2019 to 2027.

Global Germanium Market Review 2013-2018 & Forecast to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 4:17pm

The "Germanium Global Market 2013-2023 Review" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Germanium Global Market 2013-2023 Review" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Each country's market overview covers the following: germanium production in the country, major manufacturers, germanium consumption, germanium trade.
  • The report offers a 5-year outlook on the reviewed market, including germanium market volume predictions and prices trends.
  • Company's business and sales activities will be boosted by gaining an insight into the germanium market.

BWXT to Produce Medical Radioisotope Germanium-68 to Address Rise in Demand

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 10:45am

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT) announced today that it plans to produce the medical radioisotope Germanium-68 (Ge-68) with a focus on addressing a growing global demand for the product.

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  • BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT) announced today that it plans to produce the medical radioisotope Germanium-68 (Ge-68) with a focus on addressing a growing global demand for the product.
  • TRIUMF, which is Canadas particle accelerator center, and BWXTs medical isotopes group have been working together to support medical isotope production for over 40 years.
  • BWXTs Ge-68 product will be used in Gallium-68 (Ga-68) generators, a source of the diagnostic radioisotope Ga-68.
  • BWXT is in an excellent position to be able to respond to the markets growing demand for this critical radioisotope, said Rex D. Geveden, BWXTs president and chief executive officer.

NUST MISiS: Strategic Reserves of Germanium Will be Counted Using a New Method

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 9:00am

Reserves of germanium will be counted using the new technology and using the new methodology developed at NUST MISIS.

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  • Reserves of germanium will be counted using the new technology and using the new methodology developed at NUST MISIS.
  • The export of such materials is strictly controlled by the state, and special requirements are made for accounting for strategic reserves of germanium.
  • Germanium reserves are strictly controlled by industrial reserves of natural resources of the country when it is contained in rocks starting from 50 grams per ton.
  • The laboratory, opened in the Novoshakhtinskoye open-mine enterprise LLC "Primorskugol", which mines the Pavlovskoye coal deposit, will determine the reserves of germanium using new modern technology.