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Zircon vs. Gallium Arsenide

Zircon belongs to the oxide-based engineering ceramics classification, while gallium arsenide belongs to the non-glass optical ceramics. There are 3 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (17, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is zircon and the bottom bar is gallium arsenide.

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Material Properties

Density, g/cm3 3.9
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 3.5
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 5.0