Article - 1 Dec 2007
Advanced ceramics such as hot pressed silicon nitride (HPSN, S13N4) and reaction bonded silicon nitride (RBSN) have limitations. Sialon ceramics evolved from these types of materials and possess fewer...
Article - 7 Nov 2005
Three main evaporation parameterss were controlled to produce Si-Al-O-N coatings: oxygen flux, nitrogen flux and substrate bias potential. These alterations allowed a diverse range of coatings with...
News - 21 Aug 2007
Building on their successful CMOS solution for gate-first, thermally stable, high-k dual metal gates, SEMATECH researchers have released further data that portends a new era in which future transistor...
Article - 5 Oct 2007
Find out about International Syalons, the UK's leading manufacturer of sialon and silicon nitride based ceramics.
Article - 24 Jan 2020
AZoMaterials spoke to Ben Melrose, Technical Director at International Syalons, about the grades of sialons that exist, why sialon is the answer to the problem of producing complex shapes with silicon...
Article - 21 Dec 2011
Ellingham diagrams are very powerful phase diagrams to evaluate equilibrium phases under gas-solid reactions.
Article - 19 Apr 2018
SiAlONs were developed as a more cost-effective substitute for hot pressed silicon nitride. They should be considered a family of alloys with a broad range of properties.
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 - 11 Jan 2006
Research on processing â“i3N4 ceramics and their thermal conductivity are reviewed. Thermal conductivities are greatly affected by processing parameters such as purity of raw powders, type and amount...
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...