ENGR2000_ceramics - Introduction to Engineering Materials ENGR2000 Chapter 12 Structures and Properties of Ceramics Dr Priya Thamburaj Goeser 12.1

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Introduction to Engineering Materials ENGR2000 Chapter 12: Structures and Properties of Ceramics Dr. Priya Thamburaj Goeser
12.1 Introduction Ceramics Compounds between metallic & non-metallic elements Predominantly Ionic bonds Some have covalent bonds Greek word keramikos which means ‘burnt stuff’ Traditional ceramics china, porcelain, bricks, tiles, glasses, etc.