Research Activities of Advanced Ceramics Group

Fracture Mechanics

Experiments with stable crack growth in structural and functional ceramics
Synthesis and Characterization of High-performance Cutting Ceramics
Modelling and Reliability of Ceramics
Characterization of ferroelectric ceramics - Scanning Probe Microscopy and 4-point bending
Mechanical Characterization of Biomineralized Materials
Nanoindentation on ceramics

 

AFM - Nanoindentation

Characterization of Ferroelectric Materials with Scanning Probe Microscopy
Mechanical Characterization of Biomineralized Materials
Nanoindentation on ceramics

 

Processing

Processing of Bulk Ceramics
Synthesis and Characterization of High-performance Cutting Ceramics
Glass- Ceramics Matrix Composites
Integrated Materials Systems

 

Modelling