Article - 27 Aug 2001
Surface treatments such as ion implantation, ion beam mixing, laser processing, PVD, CVD and laser alloying are being applied to monolithic ceramic materials to improve surface properties so that they...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Bicomponent extrusion is a novel process for producing ceramic fibres with distinct core and sheath phases. These materials have potential use in metal and ceramic matrix composites and have the...
Article - 3 May 2009
High purity silicon nitride (Si3N4) is required for the production of electronic and optoelectronic devices. CVD is one of the most important synthesis routes for the production of high purity Si3N4.
Article - 1 May 2007
Spectroscopic ellipsometry is used to characterize the thickness and optical constants of complex ferroelectric stacks with high accuracy and precision.
Article - 8 Feb 2007
This document defines some ceramic terms to do with ceramic processing, materials properties of ceramics, ceramic materials and ceramic products.
Article - 27 Jun 2006
This article examines carbon nanotubes and buckytubes including a background to the development of nanotubes, applications and future developments
Article - 7 Oct 2005
Aluminum Nitride (AlN) is a important substrate material in electronic devices. AlN powders can become contaminatedby oxygen i9f they come into contact with water or oxygen. Hydrolysis behaviour and...
Article - 15 Aug 2005
In this article, Spectroscopic Ellipsometry is demonstrated to be particularly suitable for thin film characterization.
Article - 18 May 2012
Coordinatively unsaturated aluminum ions on the surface of commercially available high purity a-Al2O3 powders produced by three different processes were evaluated by diffuse reflectance infrared...
Article - 25 Oct 2005
A new type of triode field-emission display constructed by the ceramic cold emitter was designed and tested. The display had three electrodes, a ceramic cold emitter, extraction gate and accelerating...