Chapter 19. Commercial Applications of Diamond-Based Nano- and Microtechnology

  1. Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Fecht3,4 and
  2. Dr. Matthias Werner5
  1. Peter Gluche1,
  2. André Flöter1,
  3. Stephan Ertl2 and
  4. Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Fecht3,4

Published Online: 13 JUL 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527604111.ch19

The Nano-Micro Interface: Bridging the Micro and Nano Worlds

The Nano-Micro Interface: Bridging the Micro and Nano Worlds

How to Cite

Gluche, P., Flöter, A., Ertl, S. and Fecht, H.-J. (2004) Commercial Applications of Diamond-Based Nano- and Microtechnology, in The Nano-Micro Interface: Bridging the Micro and Nano Worlds (eds H.-J. Fecht and M. Werner), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527604111.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Ulm, Faculty of Engineering, Materials Division, Albert-Einstein-Allee 47, 89081 Ulm, Germany

  2. 4

    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institute of Nanotechnology (INT), P.O. Box 3640, 76021 Karlsruhe, Germany

  3. 5

    NMTC, Soorstrasse 86, 14050 Berlin, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    GFD Gesellschaft für Diamantprodukte mbH, Wilhelm-Runge-Strasse 11, 89081 Ulm, Germany

  2. 2

    GFD-Gesellschaft für Diamantprodukte mbH, Lise-Meitner-Strasse 13, 89081 Ulm, Germany

  3. 3

    University of Ulm, Faculty of Engineering, Materials Division, Albert-Einstein-Allee 47, 89081 Ulm, Germany

  4. 4

    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institute of Nanotechnology (INT), P.O. Box 3640, 76021 Karlsruhe, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUL 2005
  2. Published Print: 23 SEP 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527309788

Online ISBN: 9783527604111

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Keywords:

  • nano–micro interface;
  • diamond-based nano- and microtechnology;
  • commercial applications;
  • diamond properties;
  • diamond synthesis;
  • cutting tools;
  • diamond micromechanical parts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

    • Properties of Diamond

    • Synthesis of Diamond

  • Commercial Applications: Cutting Tools and Micromechanical Diamond Parts

    • Diamond Cutting Tools

      • Application

      • Novel Process: the Diamaze Blade

      • Advantages: Socio-economic Impact

      • Future Aspects

    • Diamond Micromechanical Parts

      • Application

      • Design

      • Production of Diamond Micromechanical Parts: Diamond-Toothed Wheels

      • Diamond Microgear

  • Summary