CoorsTek Datasheets for Specialty Ceramics

Specialty ceramics include nitrides, borides, carbon, zirconia, rare earth oxide (REO) materials and silicides as well as other specialized non-metallic compounds.
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Product Name Notes
Aluminum Nitrides (AlN) combine high thermal conductivity with strong electrical resistance, making AlN an excellent solution for many electronic applications. Unlike most electrically insulative materials — which are often also...
Automobile manufacturers and OEM parts suppliers turn to CoorsTek for advanced ceramic components used in automotive powertrain, electronics, fluid control, sensors, and interior applications. From concept to production, CoorsTek works...
Ceramic baffles provide more complete mixing of reactant gases in process tubes and chambers, improving uniformity and device yields. Traditional diffusion, LPCVD (Low Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition), and other batch...
Chamber domes (sometimes referred to as lids) are used to create a clean, inert, and protected environment in deposition chambers. Chemical reactions inside the chamber deposit thin layers of metallic,...
CoorsTek advanced, high-purity ceramic components are built to withstand the extreme environments in plasma etch (or "dry" etch) chambers — including vapor phase chemical etchants, high voltage RF (radio frequency)...
CoorsTek ceramic components are used in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) applications. We manufacture sensors, igniters, tubes and rods, and other critical-duty components. Ceramic-based sensors provide precise, reliable feedback...
CoorsTek ceramic fingers have exceptional wear resistance, offering superior life as compared to carbides. The ceramic fingers can be reground, further extending the service life. Smoother surfaces and lower friction...
CoorsTek ceramics provide superior thermal performance in wafers, phosphors, and substrates for high-brightness LED manufacturing. Ceramic substrates Thick-Film Alumina Aluminum Nitride Ceramic phosphors Gallium nitride on silicon epiwafers MOCVD process...
CoorsTek CeraSurf®-p is a state of the art material used for ceramic bearing surfaces in total hip arthroplasty. Comprised of an alumina matrix composite, CeraSurf®-p incorporates advanced toughening mechanisms to...
CoorsTek has deep expertise in developing and producing high-volume translucent ceramics. Our polycrystalline alumina products combine high translucency with the thermal stability needed for the brightest and most demanding lighting.
CoorsTek Hot Isostatically Pressed (HIPped) zirconia materials are the industry standard for ceramic necking dies and knockouts, outperforming tungsten carbide in several ways. The sub-micron grain size enables an excellent...
CoorsTek is a world leader in medical ceramics manufacturing. Our innovative CeraPure™ medical-grade engineered ceramics are designed specifically to meet the stringent demands of medical device applications requiring: Bioinert compatibility...
CoorsTek offers a wide variety of tubes and rods manufactured from high-performance technical ceramic materials, including alumina, zirconia, and silicon carbide. Enhance performance and product life by using the material...
CoorsTek originally developed high-purity alumina electrostatic precipitator insulator (ESP) products in the 1960s to replace products manufactured with electrical-grade porcelain. In the early 1970s, CoorsTek commercialized high-grade alumina ceramic insulator...
CoorsTek provides high-performance, critical-duty ceramic components for Flat Panel Display (FPD) manufacturing from a range of specialized, high-purity engineered ceramics. Large-scale synthetic quartz LCD photomask substrates Etch processing components CVD...
CoorsTek provides precision measurement components for clean, stable, and contaminant-free performance across temperature and application environments. Ceramic Components for Ion Implant Equipment From precision air bearing components and beams to...
CoorsTek provides USP Class VI compliant technical ceramic components and subassembly services to leading electrosurgical instrument manufacturers. See how our advanced ceramic components provide superior stiffness and dielectric strength to...
CoorsTek ultra-precise Cerbec® Bearing Balls are ideal for use in wind turbines, available in up to 50 mm diameters. The inherent dielectric properties of silicon nitride (Si3N4) provide electrical insulation...
Developed and patented by CoorsTek, our ceramic printer mandrels are extremely hard and wear resistant, providing service life in excess of a decade. The highly polished, low-friction surface provides faster...
Diablo rolls are used to hold the shape of the can during welding. Zirconia is used for its high electrical resistivity, so the roll is not heated up by eddy...
End effectors, also referred to as semiconductor handling "blades", are the robot's hand to handle and move semiconductor wafers between positions. So end effectors must be dimensionally precise and thermally...
Focus/edge rings are designed to improve etch uniformity around the wafer edge or perimeter. When used with an electrostatic chuck (e-chuck), the wafer rests on the edge focus ring -...
From precision air bearing components and beams to ultra-flat vacuum chucks and thermally stable pins, screws, and frames, advanced ceramic components are engineered for the demanding requirements and delicate nature...
Fully Stabilized Zirconia is applied in high-temperature applications that require strong thermal shock resistance, fracture toughness, and superior corrosion resistance. Additionally, Fully Stabilized Zirconia has the unique capability to allow...
Lift pins are used in assemblies to lift and move wafers through semiconductor processing positions. Since they are exposed to chamber or other processing conditions, they require robust thermal stability...
Navigation and communication are critical elements when flying. With up to 35 antennas per aircraft in major airliners, reducing weight while ensuring unquestionable reliability are critical factors for aerospace communication.
Rings cover the wafer edge and perimeter, protecting critical chamber components and extending their useful life. Since they are directly exposed to the deposition process, strong plasma durability and high...
Semiconductor deposition processes use a combination of volatile precursor gases, plasma, and high temperature to layer high quality thin films onto wafers. Deposition chambers and wafer handling tools need durable...
Silicate ceramics, the oldest family of ceramics, are multi-phase materials developed from natural silicate sources such as clay, kaolin, feldspar, and soapstone. Today’s silicates — including cordierite, forsterite, mullite, steatite,...
Silicon Nitrides (Si3N4) have a unique grain structure which delivers both exceedingly high strength and toughness and exceptionally high thermal shock resistance — making it ideal for applications with high...
Steatite is used in electronic components and manufacturing processes. Its low dielectric loss combined with a high dielectric strength make it an excellent inexpensive component for electronics and manufacturing processes.
Technical ceramics are the ideal material for orthopedic reconstruction and other bioimplantable devices, combining high-strength and low-weight with inherent biocompatibility. In combination with numerous material properties that can be manipulated...
The leading manufacturer of ceramic can tooling materials, CoorsTek is internationally recognized as a leader in the development and use of ceramic technology. In fact, CoorsTek and Coors Brewing jointly...
Using specially formulated ceramics matched with advanced forming and finishing, CoorsTek produces durable components for ultra-high intensity lighting — like those used for the 9/11 memorial in New York City.
Windows are chamber lids designed to transmit RF (radio frequency) and microwave energy into the plasma etch chamber while resisting erosion from the harsh plasma etch environment. An effective window...
Yttria (yttrium oxide, Y2O3) is a rare-earth ceramic which exhibits both exceptional plasma resistance and an aptitude for high-temperature applications. Yttria is often used to stabilize other ceramic compositions like...
Z-Bars generate the correct over-lap of sheet metal at the weld. As an electrical insulator, CoorsTek ceramics stop any current leakage — enabling the weld control system to be more...
Zirconias have a unique crystal structure which combines extreme strength, high fracture toughness, and excellent wear resistance. CoorsTek has engineered transformation toughened formulations with zirconia crystal structures which expand when...