technical ceramic solutions


  • Advanced Ceramics in the Hunt for Comets-[CeramTec] Industry

    Piezoceramic multilayer actuators on board the “Rosetta” space probe On 2 March 2004 at 08:17 CET, an Ariane 5 G+ booster rocket took off from the Kourou space centre in French Guiana. The mission: 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. The payload: ESA's 3-t…

  • Technical Ceramics on a Space Exploration Mission – CeramTec Industry

    Specimen holders made from silicon nitride ceramics CeramTec is producing ceramic components for Astrium GmbH’s experimental unit, which will be integrated in the International Space Station (ISS) in July 2014. The sophisticated, complex silicon…