[Endorsed Meeting] Sintering 2011

By / March 1, 2010

Sintering 2011 August 28 – September 1 Jeju Island, Korea Meeting Theme Sintering 2011 will address the latest advances in sintering science and technology of powder-based materials. Topics from fundamentals to industrial applications for all classes of materials will be covered, including: Fundamental aspects of sintering Modeling of sintering at multiple scales Sintering of multi-material…

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Gary Messing: Substituting ceramics for single crystals

By / July 17, 2009

How do you sinter material to perfection to make it as transparent as window glass . . . or a single crystal?

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Journal’s special issue on sintering

By / July 13, 2009

Want to catch up on the cutting edge of sintering? Then check out the new edition of the Journal of the American Ceramics Society (subscription required). The July JACerS has a special section on Advances in Sintering Science and Technology edited by Rajendra Bordia (University of Wisconsin) and Eugene Olevsky (San Diego State University). The…

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Major efficiency leap possible in sintering [updated]

By / March 23, 2009

[This post has drawn a lot of attention, and we have updated it with the assistance of Professor Pan] A group of engineers at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom, led by ACerS member Jingzhe Pan, believe they’ve made a critical breakthrough for improving sintering processes. The group describes their new approach as…

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