Article - 31 Jul 2002
Chemical vapour deposition is a technique whereby gaseous reactants can be deposited onto a substrate. There are several variations in the basic technique which can be used to deposit a wide range of...
News - 9 May 2006
By stacking layers of ceramic cloth with interlocking nanotubes in between, a team of researchers has created new composites with significantly improved properties compared to traditional materials....
Article - 6 Oct 2006
Silicon Carbide (SiC) is highly wear resistant and also has good mechanical properties, including high temperature strength and thermal shock resistance. Feldco International manufacture silicon...
Article - 19 Sep 2013
Advanced ceramics are being extensively used in defence and aerospace industries.
Article - 12 Apr 2007
The common properties of Silicon Carbide as supplied by Feldco International. Properties provided include physical, mechanical, electrical and thermal properties or silicon carbide.
Article - 9 Dec 2005
High-performance ceramics refers to a variety of highly-specialized ceramics.
Article - 14 Aug 2013
Metal matrix composites (MMCs) are composite materials containing at least two constituent parts – a metal part and a material or a different metal part.
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 - 24 Feb 2003
Ceramic foams can be processed using a novel route based on the gel casting process. Using such a technique, cell size, porosity and density can be controlled. Applications of ceramic foams include...