- Date: October 15, 2020
- Length: 1h 7m
Conversation on chapter he wrote for our book ‘CVD Diamond Production: an Overview’ focusing on CVD diamond production, type and cost of reactors to start factory.
A typical lab-grown diamond facility requires Process Tools, Utilities, a Clean Room, and Postprocessing (e.g. Laser, Annealing) and Pre-processing set-up (e,g. Seed Preparation Bench). The complexity involved in selecting the right reactor (see below) can be overwhelming for a new user – from choosing various commercially available chamber designs to type of power supply.
Malay Hirani, founder of “Soni CVD Diamonds”, is a Process Engineer from Mumbai, India, with over a decade of experience in the Laboratory grown Diamond industry. He has set up several CVD Diamond Growth facilities in United States and India. Malay provides consulting services to companies interested in venturing into lab-grown diamond production, ranging from Factory Design, Gas Delivery Systems, Deposition Tools Selection, Technology Licensing, to Strategic Advice and Training, and much more.