Accession Number : AD0164526
Title : Single Phase Sintering Aid for Stabilized Zirconia.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Rhodes,William H.
Report Date : 28 AUG 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The patent application describes a method for sintering a stabilized zirconia body by incorporating thorium oxide as a grain growth inhibiting additive into a batch of powdered zirconia prior to sintering.
Descriptors : *Zirconium oxides, *Sintering, *Thorium dioxide, Grain size, Stabilization, Patents
Subject Categories : Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE