Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Sintering of Ceramics

New Emerging Techniques

Edited by Arunachalam Lakshmanan

Saveetha University, India

The chapters covered in this book include emerging new techniques on sintering. Major experts in this field contributed to this book and presented their research. Topics covered in this publication include Spark plasma sintering, Magnetic Pulsed compaction, Low Temperature Co-fired Ceramic technology for the preparation of 3-dimesinal circuits, Microwave sintering of thermistor ceramics, Synthesis of Bio-compatible ceramics, Sintering of Rare Earth Doped Bismuth Titanate Ceramics prepared by Soft Combustion, nanostructured ceramics, alternative solid-state reaction routes yielding densified bulk ceramics and nanopowders, Sintering of intermetallic superconductors such as MgB2, impurity doping in luminescence phosphors synthesized using soft techniques, etc. Other advanced sintering techniques such as radiation thermal sintering for the manufacture of thin film solid oxide fuel cells are also described.

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Sintering of CeramicsNew Emerging TechniquesEdited by Arunachalam Lakshmanan

Published: March 2nd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1882

ISBN: 978-953-51-0017-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4334-5

Copyright year: 2012

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32 Crossref Citations

81 Web of Science Citations

102 Dimensions Citations

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1. Microwave Fast Sintering of Ceramic Materials

By Romualdo R. Menezes, Pollyane M. Souto and Ruth H.G.A. Kiminami

6985

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2. Synthesis of Diamond Using Spark Plasma Sintering

By Faming Zhang and Eberhard Burkel

3957

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3. The Effects of Sintering Temperature Variations on Microstructure Changes of LTCC Substrate

By Rosidah Alias

6628

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4. Microwave Sintering of Thermistor Ceramics

By Aimin Chang, Huimin Zhang, Qing Zhao and Bo Zhang

2748

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5. Cold-Bonding Technique – A New Approach to Recycle Innocuous Construction Residual Soil, Sludge, and Sediment as Coarse Aggregates

By Chih-Ta Tsai

2619

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6. Advanced Sintering Techniques in Design of Planar IT SOFC and Supported Oxygen Separation Membranes

By Vladislav Sadykov, Vladimir Usoltsev, Yulia Fedorova,Natalia Mezentseva, Tamara Krieger, Nikita Eremeev, Marina Arapova, Arcady Ishchenko, Alexey Salanov, Vitaly Pelipenko, Vitaly Muzykantov, Artem Ulikhin, Nikolai Uvarov, Oleg Bobrenok, Alexander Vlasov, Mikhail Korobeynikov, Aleksei Bryazgin, Andrei Arzhannikov, Petr Kalinin, Oleg Smorygo and Manfred Thumm

2864

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7. Sintering and Properties of Nb4AlC3 Ceramic

By Chunfeng Hu, Qing Huang, Yiwang Bao and Yanchun Zhou

2078

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8. Effect of Magnetic Pulsed Compaction (MPC) on Sintering Behavior of Materials

By Soon-Jik Hong, Md. Raihanuzzaman Rumman and Chang Kyu Rhee

2992

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9. New Challenges in the Sintering of HA/ZrO2 Composites

By Cristina Vasconcelos

2377

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10. Ceramics in Dentistry

By R. Narasimha Raghavan

31543

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11. Biocompatible Ceramic – Glass Composite – Manufacturing and Selected Physical – Mechanical Properties

By Barbara Staniewicz–Brudnik and Małgorzata Lekka

1971

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12. Synthesis and Sintering Studies of Magnesium Aluminum Silicate Glass Ceramic

By Shahid-Khan Durrani, Muhammad-Ashraf Hussain, Khalid Saeed, Syed-Zahid Hussain, Muhammad Arif and Ather Saeed

4724

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13. A Novel Approach to Develop Chalcogenide Glasses and Glass-Ceramics by Pulsed Current Electrical Sintering (PCES)

By Gaelle Delaizir and Laurent Calvez

4479

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14. Effect of TiO2 Addition on the Sintering Process of Magnesium Oxide from Seawater

By Vanja Martinac

2524

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15. The Role of Sintering in the Synthesis of Luminescence Phosphors

By Arunachalam Lakshmanan

4815

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16. Sintering and Characterization of Rare Earth Doped Bismuth Titanate Ceramics Prepared by Soft Combustion Synthesis

By Umar Al-Amani Azlan, Warapong Krengvirat, Ahmad Fauzi Mohd Noor, Khairunisak Abd. Razak and Srimala Sreekantan

2652

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17. High Pressure Sintering of WC-10Co Doped with Rare-Earth Elements

By C.M.F.G. Marques, G.S. Bobrovnitchii and J.N.F Holanda

2651

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18. Mechanisms of Microstructure Control in Conventional Sintering

By Adriana Scoton Antonio Chinelatto, Elíria Maria de Jesus Agnolon Pallone, Ana Maria de Souza, Milena Kowalczuk Manosso, Adilson Luiz Chinelatto and Roberto Tomasi

4122

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19. Two-Step Sintering Applied to Ceramics

By Gislâine Bezerra Pinto Ferreira, José Ferreira da Silva Jr, Rubens Maribondo do Nascimento, Uílame Umbelino Gomes and Antonio Eduardo Martinelli

2499

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20. Ba1-XSrXTiO3 Ceramics Synthesized by an Alternative Solid-State Reaction Route

By R.A. Vargas-Ortíz, F.J. Espinoza-Beltrán and J. Muñoz-Saldaña

2923

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21. Sintering Process and Its Mechanism of MgB2 Superconductors

By Zongqing Ma and Yongchang Liu

2515

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22. Reactive Sintering of Aluminum Titanate

By Irene Barrios de Arenas

5129

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23. Sintering to Transparency of Polycrystalline Ceramic Materials

By Marta Suárez, Adolfo Fernández, Ramón Torrecillas and José L. Menéndez

8365

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24. Effects of the Microstructure Induced by Sintering on the Dielectric Properties of Alumina

By Zarbout Kamel, Moya Gérard, Si Ahmed Abderrahmane, Damamme Gilles and Kallel Ali

1883

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25. Evaluation of Dielectric Properties from the Cakes of Feldspathic Raw Material for Electrical Porcelain Production

By V.P. Ilyina

1678

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26. Sintering of Transparent Conductive Oxides: From Oxide Ceramic Powders to Advanced Optoelectronic Materials

By Guido Falk

4572

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