Article - 3 Mar 2006
A manufacturer needed metalized sapphire windows to allow for hermetic sealing - a unique manufacturing process at Insaco was suggested.
Article - 25 Aug 2005
Insaco is recognised as a world leader in ceramic machining and offer multiple hole wafers in sapphire for GaAs and other semiconductors.
Article - 15 Jun 2009
Sapphire can offer the ideal solution for applications where standard glass and technical ceramics are not sufficient. Superior physical, chemical and optical properties allow sapphire to be used in...
Article - 16 Aug 2003
Sapphires are well known gem stones. The stages in their processing, such as grading, heat treatment and marketing are discussed. Characteristics and colours are also mentioned.
Article - 2 Mar 2006
Sapphire is an anisotropic, rhombohedral crystal, so therefore non-uniformly dimensioned. This article examines it's formation & properties.
Article - 6 Feb 2018
Cleaving is a fast and simple technique used to prepare samples of silicon and other semiconductor materials; however, sapphire does not cleave well.
Article - 31 May 2017
Cleaving is a simple yet rapid method used for preparing samples of silicon and other semiconductor materials; however, despite being a single crystal material, sapphire does not cleave well.
Article - 11 Mar 2020
This article details why a sapphire viewport is important to a UHV or a HV.
Article - 14 Sep 2018
PLANSEE makes use of creep-resistant WVM to construct heaters for the growth of sapphires.
Article - 28 May 2018
The sapphire knife is made of synthetic single crystal sapphire. Because sapphire is very hard and has a regular crystalline structure, a sharp and uniform edge can be created.