Glass and Ceramics

, Volume 74, Issue 11–12, pp 415–419 | Cite as

Change of the Phase Composition and Strength of Al2O3–ZrO2-Ceramic After Hydrothermal Aging

  • R. I. Kuz’min
  • S. V. Veselov
  • N. Yu. Cherkasova
  • N. S. Stukacheva
  • Yu. N. Malyutina
  • V. Yu. Skiba
BIOMATERIALS

The effect of Al2O3 weight content on the stability of the phase composition and strength of ceramic in the system Al2O3–3Y-ZrO2 prepared by a commercial technology was determined. It was shown that the introduction of aluminum oxide has a positive effect on the stability of the tetragonal phase of zirconium dioxide during accelerated aging. At the same time increasing the mass content of aluminum oxide from 15 to 80% does not significantly change the ratio t-ZrO2/m-ZrO2. It was observed that the strength of all materials containing aluminum oxide increases after aging for 5 h.

Key words

bioceramic hydrothermal aging strength in three-point bending transformation hardening free sintering 3Y-ZrO2 

Notes

This work was performed at Novosibirsk State Technical University with financial support from the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation as part of the implementation of a complex project on the development of high-tech industry (contract No. 02.G25.31.0144, December 1, 2015).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. I. Kuz’min
    • 1
  • S. V. Veselov
    • 1
  • N. Yu. Cherkasova
    • 1
  • N. S. Stukacheva
    • 1
  • Yu. N. Malyutina
    • 1
  • V. Yu. Skiba
    • 1
  1. 1.Novosibirsk State Technical UniversityNovosibirskRussia

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