Article - 21 Sep 2005
In Thailand, there is negligible manufacturing of ‘advanced’ industrial ceramics although they are widely used as parts in various industries. Current research in Thailand is outlined as is...
Article - 22 Mar 2019
This article compares tungsten carbide and syalon regarding their supreme wear properties.
Article - 7 Jan 2004
Zirconias partially stabilised with magnesia have excellent mechanical properties at high temperatures and are relatively inert to hostile environments. Chemical, mechanical, physical and thermal...
Article - 19 Jun 2001
The process of ion implantation is explained and how it is able to form hard, wear resistant surfaces, and ultimately extend component life times.
Article - 1 Dec 2007
International Syalons Syalon 101 is the first of the Si-Al-O-N (sialon) family of ceramic materials which has been developed, characterised and is now being carefully manufactured to ensure quality...
Article - 13 Sep 2002
Filament extrusion is a form of rapid prototyping that can be used to make prototypes without the need for moulds or tooling. The process extrudes a ceramic/binder mixture through a heated nozzle to...
Article - 5 Nov 2008
This article provides examples of industries and applications that can benefit from the use of advanced ceramic components. IN many cases advanced ceramics can replace more traditional materials and...
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Article - 17 Apr 2019
This article discusses how 3D optical profiling can used for failure analysis, process optimization, and quality control in additive manufacturing.
News - 26 Mar 2019
The additive manufacture of large-volume plastic components is a time-consuming undertaking. Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU have now developed...