Article - 11 Oct 2011
The five most commonly used materials, which are etched while deprocessing ICs are silicon dioxide, silicon nitride, polyimide, polysilicon and aluminum. This article provides a detailed recipes for...
Article - 2 Jun 2011
When selecting an engineering ceramic, the component should be machined by experts who appreciate the microstructure-property relationships.
Article - 9 May 2007
Precision Ceramics is dedicated to the engineering of technical ceramics. They have extensive in-house machining facilities to enable us to manufacture ceramic components to the highest specifications...
Article - 11 Dec 2008
Zircalon is a grade of partially stabilised zirconia, PSZ(ZrO2).Zircalon is used in applications typically in the metal forming industry.
Article - 6 Dec 2010
SurfaceWave provides precise measurements of the thickness and uniformity of blanket and patterned metal films, including barrier/seed layer thicknesses.
Article - 22 Nov 2010
In this study, the microstructural design, synthesis and evaluation for the quaternary Cr-Al-Si-N coatings were investigated. Also, the overall comparisons among CrN, Cr-Al-N, Cr-Si-N, and Cr-Al-Si-N...
Article - 9 Nov 2009
Aluminium smelting utilises the Hall-Héroult process of extracting aluminium metal from its oxide, alumina. This article outlines where the process can benefit from the use of SiAlON ceramics and the...
Article - 10 Dec 2008
Ceramic tubes are typically used in applications where resistance to corrosion is a requirement. Sialons are ideal for these applications.
Article - 8 Dec 2008
This guide is aimed at engineers and designers wishing to incorporate advanced technical ceramics, such as Syalons and Zircalon, into their design. Often an engineer unfamiliar with using ceramics...
Article - 2 Dec 2008
Silicon nitrides (Si3N4) are a range of advanced engineering ceramics characterised by high strength, toughness and hardness and excellent chemical and thermal stability.