Very interesting article on advanced material applications. The ancient art of Brazing has indeed come a long way. High temperature ceramics it seems will find increasing applications in many areas.
I saw another article recently that discussed machining of ceramics using a laser to soften the part just prior to machining it. It seems there are many ways to process these materials into unique and valuable shapes for demanding services.
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