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Production of Low-Porous Mullite Ceramics Modified with Zirconium Oxide

A possible approach to obtaining a high-temperature composite material with an aluminum oxide based matrix reinforced with zirconium oxide is considered. A method of producing samples of a ceramic composite material (CCM) is described. A comparative study of the compositions and technological methods of producing CCM is performed. A promising outlook for CCM composition based on mullite modified with zirconium oxide is substantiated. The advantage of obtaining CCM by semi-dry pressing is described. A direction for further development is substantiated.

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Translated from Steklo i Keramika, No. 11, pp. 30 – 35, November, 2021.

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Babashov, V.G., Butakov, V.V., Varrik, N.M. et al. Production of Low-Porous Mullite Ceramics Modified with Zirconium Oxide. Glass Ceram 78, 448–452 (2022).

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Key words

  • ceramic composite material
  • corundum
  • mullite
  • zirconium oxide
  • semi-dry pressing
  • slip casting