Article - 1 Dec 2007
The basic steps in the manufacture of sialon ceramics (and many other advanced ceramics such as alumina, zirconia and silicon nitride) can be split into 3 main stages and an optional fourth stage....
Article - 20 Aug 2003
A review of the development of advanced ceramics and their evolution from traditional ceramics. Properties, production, firing, finishing, design and the future are considered. Families such as...
Article - 10 Dec 2005
CeramTec North America pioneered the science of ceramic-to-metal and remains the world leader in ceramic-to-metal sealing technology.
Article - 8 Dec 2005
CeramTec is a manufacturer of Alumina and Aluminum Nitride substrates. Rubalit® and Alunit® materials were developed in their own laboratories.
Article - 9 Dec 2005
High-performance ceramics refers to a variety of highly-specialized ceramics.
Article - 10 Dec 2007
In this article an electrochemical treatment process is used to effectively form hydroxyapatite, HAP, in simulated body fluid on the surface of TNTZ for biocompatible prosthetic applications.
Article - 10 Jan 2010
The nuclear industry is at the eye of a perfect storm with fuel oil and natural gas prices near record highs, worldwide energy demands increasing at an alarming rate, and increased concerns about...
Article - 19 Sep 2005
Porous silicon carbide candle-type filters suitable for the condition of pressurized fluidized-bed combustion (PFBC) operations were prepared by several processes. Filtering characteristics of the...
Article - 31 Aug 2004
The performance demands on engineering materials are always increasing. To this end engineers are always seeking ways to increase properties like the toughness of materials like ceramics. This article...
Article - 19 Dec 2011
Titanium nitride is of great interest for structural applications owing to its high wear resistance and good thermal stability associated with high hardness and high corrosion resistance.