Low Temperature Field Assisted Bonding of Lithium Silicate Glass And Glass Ceramics
Original Publication Date: 1986-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-09
Field assisted bonding is achieved for a lithium silicate glass and glass-ceramic and their thin films at N200 degrees C or lower. These materials are commercially available from Corning Glass Co. under the trade name Fotoform Glass and Fotoceram Glass-Ceramic. The Fotoform Glass is amorphous and photosensitive, while the Fotoceram is partially crystalline and more stable thermally.