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Alpha Silicon Carbide [SiC (alpha)]

Description

General

Alpha Silicon Carbide, α-SiC, carborundum

Properties

Chemical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
%
%

Electrical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
kV/mm
%
V
Ohm.mm²/m

Manufacturing Properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources

Mechanical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
96 520 MPa Idemat 2003
MPa
MPa
3210 3210 kg/m³ Idemat 2003
%
MPa
J/cm
MPa
MPa
MPa
MPa
207000 483000 MPa Idemat 2003

Optical properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources

Thermal properties

Minimum value Maximum value Unit Sources
°C
°C
°C
J/kg.K
33 155 W/m.K Idemat 2003
4.3 5.6 e-6/K Idemat 2003

Environment

mPt
Pt
mELU
MJ/MJ
MJ
kg
kg
Idemat 2003, Design for Sustainability, Delft University of Technology

Tags

Tags: Mechanical Properties: Bending Strength < 1.000 Mpa , Maximum Bending Strength ≥ 0, 1 MPa , Maximum Bending Strength ≥ 1 MPa , Maximum Bending Strength ≥ 10 MPa , Maximum Bending Strength ≥ 100 MPa , Density < 5.000 kg/m³ , Density < 10.000 kg/m³ , Maximum Density ≥ 1 kg/m³ , Maximum Density ≥ 5 kg/m³ , Maximum Density ≥ 10 kg/m³ , Maximum Density ≥ 50 kg/m³ , Maximum Density ≥ 100 kg/m³ , Maximum Density ≥ 500 kg/m³ , Maximum Density ≥ 1.000 kg/m³ , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 5.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 10.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 50.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 100.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 150.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 200.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 250.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 300.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 350.000 Mpa , Maximum Young's modulus ≥ 400.000 Mpa Thermal Properties: Maximum thermal conductivity ≥ 0, 1 W/m.K , Maximum thermal conductivity ≥ 1 W/m.K , Maximum thermal conductivity ≥ 10 W/m.K , Maximum thermal conductivity ≥ 100 W/m.K , Thermal expansion < 10e-6/K , Thermal expansion < 50e-6/K , Thermal expansion < 100e-6/K , Maximum thermal expansion ≥ -1e-6/K , Maximum thermal expansion ≥ 1e-6/K , Maximum thermal expansion ≥ 5e-6/K Material Categories: Advanced Ceramic , Carbide Ceramic , Ceramic , Crystalline Ceramic , Engineering Ceramic , Fine Ceramic , Inorganic Compound , Non-metallic Material , Silicon Carbide Ceramic , Technical Ceramic