Article - 13 Nov 2000
Extreme hardness, low density and excellent thermal shock resistance are properties that make sintered silicon carbide suited to applications in industries including: automotive; ballistics; heat...
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...
Article - 4 Sep 2012
MAX phases exhibit a unique combination of characteristics of both ceramics and metals with unusual mechanical, electrical and thermal properties making them suitable for numerous applications.
Article - 10 Nov 2011
Boron Nitride is a synthetic, technical ceramic material, which is available in powder, solid, aerosol and liquid forms. This article describes the properties, applications of Boron Nitride.
Article - 20 Sep 2011
Boron Carbide is a useful engineering ceramic with many industrial applications, but machining it to final tolerances is a specialized process.
Article - 11 Oct 2010
Boron Carbide is one of the hardest man-made materials available in commercial quantities that has a finite melting point low enough to permit its relatively easy fabrication into shapes. Washington...
Article - 31 Jul 2010
Aculon’s non-stick and adhesion coatings can be used on a broad range of materials used in inkjet cartridges. They can be used to construct microfluidic channels, as well as to produce ink-repellent...
Article - 4 Mar 2010
Conceptual design for the X43-A, a reusable hypersonic aerospace vehicle that would utilize UHTC leading edges and control surfaces.
Article - 9 Jan 2009
MAM Mg-PSZ offers a wide range of material solutions to overcome wear, erosion and corrosion in the production of Dry Cell Alkaline and Carbon Zinc Batteries.
Article - 26 Nov 2004
Superplastic forming can be used for producing titanium components. The process is described, applications listed, materials suitability outlined and advantages listed.