Growth and application of diamond thin films

Ahmed, Waqar orcid iconORCID: 0000-0003-4152-5172, Jackson, Mark J., Sein, Htet, Rego, Cristopher A., Elhissi, Adbelbary, Phoenix, David Andrew and Crean, Stjohn orcid iconORCID: 0000-0001-9336-8549 (2014) Growth and application of diamond thin films. In: Chemical Vapour Deposition of Diamond for Dental Tools and Burs. SpringerBriefs in Materials . Springer, pp. 51-71. ISBN 978-3-319-00647-5 (Unpublished)

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The chapter describes the growth and application of thin films. The development of the hot filament CVD process is described in terms of surface pre-treatments and CVD equipment preparation. The chapter then focuses on how metal cutting theory can be applied to the machining of bone which is an essential procedure in dental practice.

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