Silver Bromide vs. Zinc Sulfide
Both silver bromide and zinc sulfide are non-glass optical ceramics. There are 11 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (2, in this case) are not shown.
For each property being compared, the top bar is silver bromide and the bottom bar is zinc sulfide.
Metric UnitsUS Customary Units
|Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa||32|
|Melting Onset (Solidus), °C||430|
|Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K||290|
|Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K||1.2|
|Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K||30|
Otherwise Unclassified Properties
|Light Transmission Range, µm||0.45 to 35|
|0.37 to 14|
|Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points||2.7|
|Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points||16|
|Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s||0.64|