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Freshman Seminar examines the impact of materials on civilization

November 14, 2013
The Freshman Seminar on Materials World taught by Prof. Ilhan Aksay was featured on Princeton University's News at Princeton website. The course was designated the Donald P. Wilson '33 and Edna M. Wilson Freshman Seminar this year and has for nearly ten years introduced students to the everyday matter that makes up the foundation of civilization... Read more about Freshman Seminar examines the impact of materials on civilization

Graphene: Faster, stronger, bendier

January 30, 2013

The Financial Times' science editor, Clive Cookson, interviewed Vorbeck's president, John Lettow, recently for an article on graphene. The piece described Vorbeck as a leader in graphene-based conductive inks, and quoted John on Vorbeck's printed electronics and battery applications.

The article can be viewed on the Financial Times website (a free registration is required to view the article).

License Agreement between Vorbeck Materials and Battelle will Lead to Faster- charging Batteries

January 30, 2013

An enhanced battery technology that can reduce the time it takes to charge cell phones, electric vehicles and other battery-powered devices from hours to minutes is the subject of a commercial license agreement between Battelle and Vorbeck Materials CorpBattelle operates the Department of Energy's ...

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Vorbeck's president, John Lettow, appears on BBC World News

January 17, 2013

On January 15, Vorbeck's president, John Lettow, was interviewed by the BBC's John Sopel in a live broadcast of the BBC World News. John discussed the exciting new applications in military, printed electronics, energy and batteries, composites, fibers, packaging, and apparel fields enabled by the commercial availability of Vorbeck products made with Vor-x graphene.