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Weld done. A new way with ceramics

Cosmos Magazine - Thu 22 Aug 19

Clever use of lasers means no furnace required.

Lasers enable engineers to weld ceramics, no furnace required

TechXplore - Thu 22 Aug 19

Smartphones that don't scratch or shatter. Metal-free pacemakers. Electronics for space and other harsh environments. These could all be made possible thanks to a new ceramic welding technology ...

Lasers enable engineers to weld ceramics, no furnace required, ScienceDaily - Thu 22 Aug 19
Lasers enable engineers to weld ceramics, no furnace required, Newswise - Thu 22 Aug 19
Lasers enable engineers to weld ceramics, no furnace required, Eurekalert - Thu 22 Aug 19

Ceramics enter a new era with laser-welded joints

Ars Technica - Fri 30 Aug 19

Right light pulse duration and joint orientation enables ceramics to be welded.

Ceramic welding lasers

ZME Science - Mon 26 Aug 19

The team says their technique could lead to devices that don't scratch or shatter, metal-free pacemakers, or electronics for harsh environments.

Crack-free ceramic welding at room temperature is a first

Physicsworld Blog - Sat 31 Aug 19

Ultrashort laser pulses prevent damage to components  The post Crack-free ceramic welding at room temperature is a first appeared first on Physics World.

California team tailors ultrafast laser pulse train to weld ceramics

optics.org - Wed 28 Aug 19

San Diego researchers devise an approach that could solve a key problem in materials processing.

Ultrafast pulsed laser joins ceramics

The Engineer - Fri 23 Aug 19

Ultrafast pulsed laser welding has been used to join ceramics, an advance that could lead to pacemakers with no metal parts and electronics for space and other harsh environments. Described ...