Home Products Thin Film Deposition Materials PVD Thin Film Deposition Materials List Nitrides ATTRIBUTES OF NITRIDE COMPOUNDS OPTIMIZE YOUR PERFORMANCE PROCESSES Materion manufactures its versatile range of custom nitrides to retain strength at high temperatures and to produce an extremely hard ceramic material. They also exhibit non-toxic properties. These attributes make them desirable in a variety of markets to enhance performance processes and improve the end product. NITRIDES CRITICAL FOR MULTIPLE APPLICATIONS While new uses are being developed every day, nitride compounds are employed by diverse industries such as optical coatings, decorative & jewelry coatings, military and aerospace, microelectronics conductive barriers, medical implants and protective coatings on bicycle and motorcycles. They are especially useful for the following applications: Electrical components Hard coatings for cutting materials Thin film deposition Insulation for wide bandgap semiconductors InGaN – to produce blue light LEDs Coatings to improve substrate surface properties in titanium alloys, steel, carbide and aluminum components NITRIDE COMPOUNDS IN A VARIETY OF FORMS & MATERIALS In order to support our customers’ requirements, Materion produces nitride compounds in a variety of thin film deposition forms, mesh sizes and purities. Evaporation forms include: powders, targets, spray, pieces, granules, pellets, slugs and wire. Following are some of our nitride compositions. Aluminum Nitride AlN Barium Nitride Ba3N2 Boron Nitride BN Calcium Nitride Ca3N2 Cerium Nitride CeN Europium Nitride EuN Galium Nitride GaN Indium Nitride InN Lanthanum Nitride LaN Lithium Nitride Li3N Magnesium Nitride Mg3N2 Niobium Nitride NbN Silicon Nitride Si3N4 Strontium Nitride Sr3N2 Tantalum Nitride TaN Titanium Nitride TiN Vanadium Nitride VN Zinc Nitride Zn3N2 Zirconium Nitride ZrN …and more Search our Inorganic Chemicals Online Catalog for nitrides and other chemical compositions. MATERION EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE WITH NITRIDE COMPOUNDS Our technical staff has a 50+ years of history working with a wide range of inorganic chemicals. This expertise allows us to support these capabilities: Mechanical alloying, impact grinding, ball milling, attrition Power processing – HIP, IGHP/VHP, vacuum sinter Specialized packaging of nitrides Custom grinding, particle size mixing and blending Development of new, experimental materials with tailored physical properties Scaling of manufacturing quantities from R&D to full production levels Discuss the advantages of our nitride compounds and their ability to improve your end product. Click to Contact Materion Chemist with your questions and specifications. Interested in pricing information? Use our Request a Quote form to provide the details on your nitride compound requirements.