Exploring the Different Types of Nuclear Fusion

Exploring the Different Types of Nuclear Fusion

The quest for achieving practical nuclear fusion has driven the exploration of various types of fusion, each offering a distinct methodology and holding its own promise for future energy production. At its core, nuclear fusion involves the merging of two light atomic...

Ceramic Manufacturing Process: Quantity, Design and Cost

Ceramic Manufacturing Process: Quantity, Design and Cost

How does quantity influence tooling costs and the ceramic manufacturing process?Quantity can be a game-changer in the ceramic manufacturing process. When you're making large quantities of ceramics, prices tend to drop, as with any other product. And that's when it...

Advanced Ceramics Design and Manufacturing: Key Considerations

Advanced Ceramics Design and Manufacturing: Key Considerations

What design and material considerations are there from an application and advanced ceramics manufacturing perspective?Whether you're manufacturing advanced ceramics, or any other material, defining what you need for the application is the crucial first step. You are...

Ceramic Materials: Thermal Conductivity & Insulation

Ceramic Materials: Thermal Conductivity & Insulation

When we think about ceramic materials, our first instinct might be to assume there is always excellent ceramic thermal insulation. However, the reality is that engineering ceramics come with a wide range of thermal conductivities, with the lowest and highest values...

High Strength ‘Ceramic Steel’ Zirconia

High Strength ‘Ceramic Steel’ Zirconia

Unlike traditional ceramics that tend to be hard and brittle, Zirconia (ZrO2) has high strength, wear resistance and a flexibility far beyond those of most other technical ceramics. Zirconia (ZrO2) also has excellent corrosion and chemical resistance without the...