Article - 4 Feb 2002
At temperatures greater than 1350 °C, the solid-state reaction of titania and alumina leads to the synthesis of aluminum titanate. Depending on its reactivity, the synthesized powder can be sintered...
Article - 13 Sep 2002
Apart from cost and quality, time to market has also become an increasingly crucial factor for the success of a product. A significant contributor to product development cycles is the time required to...
Article - 24 Feb 2003
Ceramic foams can be processed using a novel route based on the gel casting process. Using such a technique, cell size, porosity and density can be controlled. Applications of ceramic foams include...
Article - 27 Feb 2003
The incorporation of lead zirconate titanate (PZT) piezoelectrics into tennis rackets marks the latest materials advance in the field. How the piezoelectric materials work, and how they provide an...
Article - 9 Mar 2020
Sialon and silicon nitride-based technical ceramics offer significant efficiency improvements across a wide range of industrial processes and applications. Find out how, with International Syalons.
Article - 24 Jan 2020
AZoMaterials spoke to Ben Melrose, Technical Director at International Syalons, about the grades of sialons that exist, why sialon is the answer to the problem of producing complex shapes with...
Article - 5 May 2015
Solar power, along with wind, wave, and geothermal energy sources, is seeing accelerating interest in renewable energy research.
Article - 9 Dec 2005
High-performance ceramics refers to a variety of highly-specialized ceramics.
Article - 13 Feb 2020
Technical ceramics have an impressive range of electrical properties that have made them useful in a number of applications.
Article - 12 Feb 2018
Piezoelectric devices continue to advance towards providing industries better performance compared to previously used conventional motors.