Supporting Your Manufacturing Needs

We understand that evaporation and deposition methods are now commonly used manufacturing techniques known for their ability to create high purity, highly uniform thin films of a wide variety of material types.

Already popular with the semiconductor industry, we are also seeing their usage in the preparation of more exotic materials, such as halide perovskites, for solar cell applications.

These methods can support many applications, including the designing of chemical reactors and vacuum chambers for evaporation.

With over 170,000 advanced materials available, find out how the highest quality ISO-certified materials can support your manufacturing and evaporation processes. With the support of our the team here at Goodfellow we offer your product customization to meet your needs and requirements.

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Steering You Through Material Challenges

Purity is one of the critical parameters when evaluating a material’s suitability for evaporation processes.

Goodfellow specializes in creating very high-purity materials in various forms, including powder precursors for evaporation applications. Goodfellow can also provide innovative materials, such as:

Macor®: highly machinable glass ceramic known as a highly vacuum-compatible material with outstanding thermal performance, which is often used in vacuum applications.

Kapton®: thermally resistant up to 400°C, allows for electrical insulation of wires and components.

Ceramic materials for crucibles and other components, being chemically inert can also be directly heated to temperatures exceeding 800°C. Crucibles premanufactured from refractory metals such as molybdenum, tantalum, and alumina ensure compatibility with your vacuum equipment.


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Our Product Range

At Goodfellow, we offer a comprehensive range of high-purity materials relevant to your applications, including:

  • Indium Wires
  • Low outgassing polymers (PEEK, PTFE, PI)
  • Beryllium Disks
  • Alumina Bars
  • VESPEL Rods
  • Zirconium Foils SS 304/316L

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Partnering With You

Goodfellow can provide materials in a range of batch sizes, from small-scale deliveries for research and development or prototyping to supplies for full-scale manufacturing support.

Goodfellow does not just offer off-the-shelf solutions. If you need special materials preparation or purity requirements, Goodfellow has extensive experience partnering with industrial and academic collaborators to find innovative solutions to materials science challenges and needs.

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Why Goodfellow?

  • No minimum order
  • Over 170,000 advanced materials: in one place, one of the largest range available globally
  • Materials selection, customization and development: from custom parts for prototyping through to production, and full product modification
  • Product services: machining/cutting services, rolling and metal foil production, analytical services to custom wire manufacturing, and more, we offer a full range of services to meet your needs
  • Free and fast delivery: Worldwide shipping and custom clearance, to your door. All orders are dispatched within 48 hours
  • Commercial arrangements: from call off orders, buffer stock, fixed and contract pricing and discounts for increased volumes, and more, with product traceability and compliance documentation
  • We help you innovate into the future.

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Resources and References

Sun, L., & Hong, B. H. (2021). Chemical vapour deposition. Nature Reviews Methods Primers, 0123456789.

Singer P, (2020) Harsh New Processes Pose Challenges for Vacuum Systems,, accessed January 2023

About Goodfellow

For over 75 years, we've been your trusted partner in scientific advancement, supporting researchers and businesses globally with high-quality advanced materials.

Our comprehensive catalog features over 170,000 speciality materials, forms and components, which are available from small research quantities to larger production requirements. We offer you fast dispatch and complimentary global delivery, ensuring an exceptional customer experience.