Part I. Part II will deal with trends in the investigation and application of sol–gel processes.
Article first published online: 15 SEP 2004
Copyright © 1991 Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim
Volume 3, Issue 5, pages 258–259, May 1991
How to Cite
Reuter, H. (1991), Sol–gel processes. Adv. Mater., 3: 258–259. doi: 10.1002/adma.19910030510
- Issue published online: 15 SEP 2004
- Article first published online: 15 SEP 2004
Research News: Ceramic materials for applications in electronics, solar-energy conversion, optics, etc. can be synthesized using the sol–gel process. In the first part of a two-part article the basic concepts of the process, its requirements, and potential, including ceramic precursors, reaction mechanisms and the historical development are described.