META宣布同意以9080万加元收购Nanotech Security Corp.
META宣布同意以9080万加元收购Nanotech Security Corp.

HALIFAX, NS, Aug 6, 2021 – (亚太商讯 via SEAPRWire.com) – 高性能功能材料和纳米复合材料开发商 Meta Materials Inc.(“公司”或“META(R)”)(纳斯达克股票代码:MMAT)今天宣布签署最终协议,META 将间接收购 Nanotech Security Corp.(“ Nanotech”) (TSXV:NTS)(OTCQX:NTSFF) 是开发安全且视觉上令人难忘的纳米光学安全功能的领导者,提供用于政府、纸币和品牌保护市场的防伪解决方案,在所有-以每股 Nanotech 普通股 1.25 加元的现金交易,总价值约为 9080 万加元。 Nanotech 经验丰富的制造团队、其纳米光子学研发团队及其完善的起源和转换能力的加入,预计将显着扩展和加速 META 的设计到生产路线图,并扩大其在超材料商业化方面的领导地位。 Nanotech 带来最先进的电子束光刻 (EBL)、大容量卷对卷纳米压印 (NIL) 和纳米涂层生产设备,目前产能超过 700 万平方米/年,生产成本显着降低与半导体工艺相比。 内部 EBL 功能预计将显着提高 META 与新客户互动的能力并缩短材料选择计划。 META 专有的卷对卷体积全息技术,以及其滚动掩模光刻 (RML(R)) 和相关设计知识和知识产权,提供额外的专有安全应用程序,以帮助扩大 Nanotech 在高容量、高度可定制的安全性方面的领导地位电影。 META 主席 Ram Ramkumar 表示:“META 的并购战略侧重于扩大规模和降低生产成本,增强我们的超材料制造能力,并将我们的市场覆盖范围扩展到新的应用和行业。... » read more

S’pore’s construction sector faces manpower, materials roadblocks with future uncertain

SINGAPORE – The road ahead for the construction industry remains uncertain, for while Singapore may have quelled the Covid-19 outbreak in worker dormitories here and is gradually opening up, the countries that supply manpower and materials for the construction industry have not, some contractors told The Straits Times. Malaysia’s full movement control order that was... » read more

Singapore researchers use corals to 3D-print implants for bone grafts

SINGAPORE – Using sea coral materials to 3D-print implants for a bone graft could soon become a reality here. Today, the surgical procedure uses transplanted bones to repair or regenerate diseased or damaged bones. This can be taken from one’s own bones, or those from the dead, or by using bone substitutes made from materials... » read more

Global New Material (6616.HK): Dominating two new materials with a market share of RMB100 billion
Global New Material (6616.HK): Dominating two new materials with a market share of RMB100 billion

HONG KONG, Jul 8, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – New materials, with the new international situation, has become a key segment for overcoming market challenges, and is favoured by national strategic development planning policies. Pearlescent materials and synthetic mica are high value-added new materials. Global New Material (6616.HK), which carried out its IPO... » read more

About a Media Report Concerning Showa Denko
About a Media Report Concerning Showa Denko

TOKYO, Jul 8, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – With regard to the media coverage made by Nihon Keizai Shimbun (NIKKEI: The Japan Economic Journal) published on July 8, 2021 reporting that Showa Denko (SDK; TSE:4004) will sell off the lead-acid battery business operated by Showa Denko Materials Co., Ltd., which is a member... » read more

Global New Material’s IPO: Leading Consumable Material Producer to Benefit with Listing
Global New Material’s IPO: Leading Consumable Material Producer to Benefit with Listing

HONG KONG, July 7, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – Global New Material, the global leader in the field of new consumable materials, specifically pearlescent materials, is currently in the offering stage, a step away from its official July 17 listing (6616.HK) on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.     Global New Material International Holdings Limited, or Global New... » read more

Spinning electricity from heat and cold
Spinning electricity from heat and cold

TSUKUBA, Japan, Jun 29, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – A new device harvests two types of energy during the daytime, making it cool on one end and hot on the other, to generate electricity around the clock. With further improvements, the device could be used in off-grid Internet-of-things sensors. The details were published... » read more

Showa Denko Develops WelQuick(TM) to Bond Dissimilar Materials Quickly
Showa Denko Develops WelQuick(TM) to Bond Dissimilar Materials Quickly

TOKYO, Jun 28, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) has developed “WelQuick(TM),” a film-type binding material to bond dissimilar materials together, such as bonding between resins and metals, with excellent quickness and strength. SDK has already started to provide potential customers with samples of WelQuick. Comparison of WelQuick(TM) bonding... » read more

Better memristors for brain-like computing
Better memristors for brain-like computing

TSUKUBA, Japan, May 15, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Scientists are getting better at making neurone-like junctions for computers that mimic the human brain’s random information processing, storage and recall. Fei Zhuge of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and colleagues reviewed the latest developments in the design of these ‘memristors’ for the journal... » read more

Dye-based device sees the invisible
Dye-based device sees the invisible

Tsukuba, Japan, Apr 16, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Scientists in Europe have designed an organic dye-based device that can see light waves in the shortwave infrared (SWIR) range. The device is easy to make using cheap materials, and is stable at high temperatures. The findings, published in the journal Science and Technology... » read more

Showa Denko CEO Message to Newly-hired Employees
Showa Denko CEO Message to Newly-hired Employees

TOKYO, Apr 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Kohei Morikawa, President and CEO of Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004), sent a message to welcome the company’s newly-hired employees at the entrance ceremony 2021. Kohei Morikawa, President and CEO – Changing society through the power of chemistry – The Showa Denko Group has taken... » read more

Putting a spin on Heusler alloys
Putting a spin on Heusler alloys

Tsukuba, Japan, Mar 30, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – A study published in the journal Science and Technology of Advanced Materials summarizes the major achievements made to-date in Heusler alloy research. “Our review article can serve as an ideal reference for researchers in magnetic materials,” says Atsufumi Hirohata of the University of York,... » read more

SDK Announces 2020 Consolidated Financial Results

TOKYO, Feb 17, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – Showa Denko (SDK; TSE:4004) today announced its 2020 Consolidated Financial Results. – 2020 Consolidated Financial Statements and summaryhttps://www.sdk.co.jp/assets/files/english/ir/library/fss2020-4q.pdf About Showa Denko K.K. Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE: 4004, ADR: SHWDY) is a major manufacturer of chemical products serving heavy industry to computers and electronics. Our Petrochemicals segment... » read more

Materials coloured like a peacock
Materials coloured like a peacock

Tsukuba, Japan, Jan 26, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – Melanin-like compounds can be precisely designed and arranged to colour materials using a mechanism similar to that found in a peacock’s feathers. Chemist Michinari Kohri of Chiba University in Japan reviewed the latest research on these ‘melanin-mimetic materials’ and their potential applications for the journal Science... » read more

Micropillar compression for finding heat-tolerant alloys
Micropillar compression for finding heat-tolerant alloys

Tsukuba, Japan, Jan 13, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – Metals containing niobium silicide are promising materials that can withstand high temperatures and improve efficiency of gas turbines in power plants and aircraft. But it has been difficult to accurately determine their mechanical properties due to their complex crystal structures. Now, scientists at Kyoto University in... » read more

New Year Message from Kohei Morikawa, Showa Denko President and CEO
New Year Message from Kohei Morikawa, Showa Denko President and CEO

TOKYO, Jan 4, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – Kohei Morikawa, President and CEO of Showa Denko (“SDK”; TSE:4004) announced the following New Year message. Kohei Morikawa, President and CEO I would like to express my heartfelt sympathy to everyone who contracted COVID-19 and the people who are in difficulties due to the spread of the... » read more