TITLE

TECHNOLOGY BRIEFS

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Oct2005, Vol. 84 Issue 10, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs pertaining to technological developments worldwide compiled as of October 2005. Discovery of atomically-developed ultrathin materials by a team of British and Russian scientists at the University of Manchester, England; Development of porous ceramic support materials that can withstand the rigors of high-temperature reforming of hydrocarbon fuel by scientists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Development of an improved temperature control system for their experimental X-ray detector.
ACCESSION #
18520257

 

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