Sputtering Targets and Sputtered Films: Technology and Markets

Sputter Targets

BCC Research projects that the global market for sputtering targets and sputtered films will grow from $3.0 billion in 2013 to $3.2 billion in 2018, a CAGR of 1.3% over the five year period.

This report provides:

An overview of the global market for sputtering targets and sputtered films.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2013, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2018. Continue Reading Sputtering Targets and Sputtered Films: Technology and Markets

New Techniques For Joining Plastic To Metal

Battery and Electrical Contacts - Bonding Dissimilar MaterialsIf it rolls, floats or flies, light weight is always good.  Manufacturers of planes, trains, automobiles, trucks and tractors are hungry for new materials that improve efficiency and reduce weight.

Engineers have many options for joining plastic parts to plastic parts or metal parts to metal parts.  However when joining plastic parts to metal parts, options are few. Continue Reading New Techniques For Joining Plastic To Metal