Morgan achieves piezoelectric ceramic breakthrough
Published: Thursday, 11 June 2015
The company’s new hard PZT blocks provide excellent sensitivity and permittivity, making them ideal for use in SONAR applications. This achievement has led to a high level of interest from the commercial and defence sector.
Morgan Advanced Materials has successfully manufactured what
are considered to be the world’s thickest
piezoelectric ceramic blocks, suitable for use in ultra-low
frequency SONAR applications.
Manufactured using Morgan’s proprietary
formulation, known as PZT401, the blocks are comprised of
titanate – inorganic compounds composed of titanium
oxides – lead and...