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Engineered Materials Handbook Desk Edition

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Michelle M. Gauthier
Michelle M. Gauthier
Raytheon Company
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General Characteristics and Applications of Ceramics and Glasses

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693 - 698


This article provides an overview of the types, properties, and applications of traditional and advanced ceramics and glasses. Principal product areas for traditional ceramics include whitewares, glazes, porcelain enamels, structural clay products, cements, and refractories. Advanced ceramics include electronic ceramics, optical ceramics, magnetic ceramics, and structural ceramics.

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1995. "General Characteristics and Applications of Ceramics and Glasses", Engineered Materials Handbook Desk Edition, Michelle M. Gauthier

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