Spark Plasma Sintering: Current Status, New Developments and Challenges
Cao, Giacomo, Estournes, Claude, Garay, Javier
Spark Plasma Sintering: Current Status, New Developments and Challenges looks at the progress made in the field of SPS. It includes a review of the scientific mechanisms, materials synthesis and industry applications for this processing technique. Chapters are written by leading experts in the field, encompassing topics surrounding the densification mechanism and microstructure evolution, the classification of high-performance materials, a review of numerical simulation, discussions of new technology advances, such as HP-SPS, flash sintering and related challenges. This book will be useful for researchers, engineers and students within the materials science and engineering fields.
- Provides significant information on the most relevant research topics currently being addressed by the SPS community
- Highlights the application of SPS techniques
- Reviews critical issues that still need to be overcome when utilizing SPS technology