2.5 Ceramics2019-05-03T12:07:51+01:00

2.5 Ceramics

Properties of ceramics

  • Ceramics can be made from a wide range of raw materials and hence only very general statements can be made.
  • High hardness and strength, even at high temperatures
  • Thermal insulators
  • Electrical insulators
  • Good resistance to many chemicals
  • Low thermal expansion