Glass-Ceramics

Product oriented handling of subtasks for research projects in the areas of glasses, glass-ceramics and ceramics. 

Consultation and cooperation with small- and medium-sized enterprises and institutes for the development and use of glasses and glass-ceramics.

 

 

 


 

 

The illustrations on the right show electron micrographs of the immiscibility and crystallization of a mica glass-ceramic.

The properties of glass-ceramics can be optimised for a given application.

 

 

2 min 980°C
Immiscibility of the glass
5 min 980°C
Crystallization of the separated phase to MgF2
10 min 980°C
Reaction and change of the crystalline phase to mica
30 min 980°C
Structure of the mica glass ceramic