Refractories

, Volume 32, Issue 7, pp 398–403

Mechanical properties of zirconium dioxide single crystals intended for structural applications

Authors

  • G. A. Gogotsi
    • Institute for the Problems of Strength of MaterialsAcademy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR
    • Institute of General PhysicsAcademy of Sciences of the USSR
  • E. E. Lomonova
    • Institute for the Problems of Strength of MaterialsAcademy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR
    • Institute of General PhysicsAcademy of Sciences of the USSR
  • V. V. Osiko
    • Institute for the Problems of Strength of MaterialsAcademy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR
    • Institute of General PhysicsAcademy of Sciences of the USSR
Scientific Investigations

DOI: 10.1007/BF01282023

Cite this article as:
Gogotsi, G.A., Lomonova, E.E. & Osiko, V.V. Refractories (1991) 32: 398. doi:10.1007/BF01282023

Conclusions

New structural materials (single crystals obtained from partially stabilized zirconium dioxide) were studied. It was established that their physical and mechanical properties are certainly comparable to those of the other structural materials. We obtained new information regarding the mechanical behavior of the single crystals of zirconium dioxide that would facilitate further development of the technology of these materials and guide the studies on the mechanisms of their resistance to mechanical forces under different loading conditions.

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