Materials of High Vacuum Technology

1st Edition - January 1, 1968

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  • Author: Werner Espe
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483137537

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Materials of High Vacuum Technology, Volume 2: Silicates covers silicate insulators of special importance to vacuum technology. The book discusses the manufacture, composition, and physical and chemical properties of technical glasses, quartz glass, quartzware, vycor glass, ceramic materials, mica, and asbestos.

Table of Contents

  • Contents of Volume 1

    Contents of Volume 3


    Translator's Acknowledgment

    10. Technical Glasses

    10.1 General: Manufacture and Composition

    10.2 Physical and Chemical Properties

    10.3 Glass-Working Processes

    10.4 Surface Treatment of Glass

    10.5 Degassing Glass

    10.6 Glass Powder

    10.7 References

    11. Quartz Glass, Qaurtzware and Vycor Glass

    11.1 Manufacture of Quartz Glass and Quartzware

    11.2 Manufacture of Vycor Glass

    11.3 Working Fused Silica

    11.4 Vycor Working

    11.5 Physical Properties of Quartz Glass (Fused Silica)

    11.6 Physical Properties of Vycor Glasses

    11.7 Chemical Properties of Fused Silica (Quartz Glass)

    11.8 Chemical Properties of Vycor Glass

    11.9 Technical Applications of Fused Silica and Quartzware

    11.10 Technical Applications of Vycor Glass

    11.11 Other Applications of SiO2

    11.12 References

    12. Ceramic Materials of High Vacuum Technology

    12.1 Silicate Ceramics

    12.2 Properties of Silicate Ceramics; Methods of Measurement

    12.3 Special Commercial Silicate Ceramics; their Properties and Applications in Vacuum Technology

    12.4 Surface Treatment of Silicate Ceramics

    12.5 Application of Silicate Ceramics in Vacuum Technology

    12.6 Pure Oxide Ceramics

    12.7 Manufacture of Ceramics from Glass

    12.8 References

    13. Mica

    13.1 General (Occurrence, Extraction, Composition)

    13.2 Working Mica

    13.3 Physical and Chemical Properties of Mica

    13.4 Degassing Mica

    13.5 Surface Treatment for Mica

    13.6 Sealing Mica to Glass or Metal

    13.7 Applications of Natural Mica

    13.8 Synthetic Mica and Substitutes for Mica

    13.9 Molded Mica and Glass-bonded Mica

    13.10 References

    14. Asbestos

    14.1 General Background, Manufacture, Working

    14.2 Properties of Asbestos

    14.3 Applications of Asbestos in HV Technology

    14.4 References


Product details

  • No. of pages: 684
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1968
  • Published: January 1, 1968
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483137537

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Werner Espe

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