Article - 20 Nov 2008
Macor is selected as the optimal ceramic for brazing due to its low outgassing, excellent dielectric properties and ease of machining. Titanium was the selected metal due to its close thermal...
Article - 8 Jan 2007
Wear resistance makes ceramics suited to artificial joints and electrical properties make them suitable for implantable electronics.
Article - 10 May 2004
Aluminium foil offers numerous properties that make it suited to use in beverage packaging applications such as bottle necks, hygiene seals and covers, heat sealed closures and labels. These...
Article - 21 Feb 2014
Sales Manager at Morgan Advanced Materials, Dieter Steudtner offers designers and manufacturers an insight into advanced ceramic materials and their properties.
Article - 23 May 2008
Increasing aplications for lasers has also brought about increased demands on the lasers themselves.
Article - 6 Jul 2005
Macor machineable glass ceramic is available from Morgan Advanced Materials in standard forms such as bar, sheet and rod.
Article - 9 Jul 2002
Plasma-infrared processing is a coating technology suited to coating relatively large surfaces quickly. Using the worlds largest plasma arc lamp ORNL have developed the technique which can produce...
Article - 29 Nov 2001
Although ceramics have many beneficial properties, all-ceramic machines are rare, hence, the joining of ceramics to other materials is a vital technology. Methods vary from simple to mechanical means...
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Glass is term used to describe various non-crystalline solids. It encompasses materials such as vitreous silica, sodium silicate, crystal, borosilicate, opal, phosphate and chalcogenide glasses as...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...