Research & Development

research-and-development.1APS Materials, Inc. has made research and development the cornerstone of its business philosophy since our founding. The company and our founders emerged from a plasma spray research and development group at Monsanto Research Corporation in Dayton. As a result, APS places a high priority on providing R&D materials coating services to solve a variety of unique problems for our diverse clientele. Our experienced R&D staff can isolate a particular material and develop a spraying process to provide a solution for nearly any project. Feel free to get in touch with our R&D staff at your convenience.

Below is a partial listing of the applications and materials we have worked with via our recent research & development projects.

r-and-d.1Some of the materials investigated in recent R&D projects include the following:

  • High Purity Oxide Ceramics
  • Semiconductors
  • Solid Lubricants
  • Oxide Dispersed Metals
  • Thermal Barrier Oxide Ceramics
  • Refractory Borides
  • Refractory Carbides
  • Precious Metals and Alloys
  • Rare Earth Magnetic Alloys