Effects of laser fusing of colour ceramic layers with glass surface during front-side and back-side glass irradiation

Antoni Sarzyński, Danuta Chmielewska, Jan Marczak, Andrzej Olszyna, Marek Strzelec, Roman Gebel

Abstract


By reducing costs and time of the production process and by introducing significant improvements in technological processes, laser fusing of colour ceramic agents with ceramic or glass products arouses great interest, thereby substituting the typical process of furnace firing for decoration of small series of products. Glass substrate of a decoration allows use of two configurations of the optical scheme in the technological process – laser irradiation from the side of fused ceramic layer as well as from the side of glass substrate. Presented results are mainly related to experimental determination of utility features and advantages of both solutions.

Full Text: PDF

References
  1. J.M. Fernández-Pradas et al., "Laser printing of enamels on tiles", Appl. Surf. Sci. 253, 7733 (2007). CrossRef
  2. A. Moreno et al., "Innovations and New Trends in Ceramic Tile Decoration", Adv. Sci. Techn., 68, 165 (2010). CrossRef
  3. D. Chmielewska, R. Gebel, K. Szamałek, M. Strzelec, J. Marczak, "Application of laser radiation in decoration and marking of ceramic products", Proc. SPIE, 8703, 87030I (2013). CrossRef
  4. R. Akhter, L. Li, R.E. Edwards, A.W. Gale, "Rapid laser surface enamelling by powder feeding technique", Appl. Surf. Sci. 208-209, 453 (2003). CrossRef
  5. D. Chmielewska et al., "Migration of elements in colour layers deposited on a ceramic substrate under the influence of laser treatment", Physics Procedia 5/1, 407 (2010). CrossRef

Full Text:

PDF

We use cookies that are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. Click here for more information.


Photonics Letters of Poland - A Publication of the Photonics Society of Poland
Published in cooperation with SPIE

ISSN: 2080-2242