John at Hi-Z working on a project

Materials Preparation Services

Customized for R&D and Small Scale Production

  • Alloys
  • Intermetallics
  • Ceramics
  • Compound Semiconductors (especially thermoelectric materials)
  • Composites

Liquid Phase Synthesis by Melting

  • Sealed in quartz ampoules or graphite crucibles
  • Heating by convection, radiation or induction

Mechanical Alloying in Planetary Ball Mill

Nanopowder Production by Planetary Ball Milling

Equipment Available

  • Vacuum Tube Furnace
  • Rocking Tube Furnace
  • Vacuum Oven with Induction Heating
  • Vacuum Oven with Radiation-Convection Heating
  • Annealing Oven
  • Omni-Directional Planetary Ball Mill
  • Material Grinders
  • Inert Atmosphere Glovebox