Manufacturing Sector Will See 'Some' Progress
Progress will be made in 2010, but it won't be stellar progress, according to Dr. Chris Kuehl, economic analyst for the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International (FMA).
Membrane combines thinness with stability
Membranes that consist of only a single layer of carbon atoms called graphene have been created by researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research.
Microwave use with chemicals to grow
The use of microwaves by the chemical industry is set to grow as the National Centre for Industrial Microwave Processing (NCIMP) is evaluating the economics of microwave technology for specific applications and, for promising ones, developing industrial-scale equipment.