Alumina Whiskers Formation during Self-Propagation High-Temperature Synthesis


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In this paper, the SHS process was accomplished using titanium dioxide and aluminum powders as raw materials. It was found that the combustion process exhibited the self-spiral combustion mode and alumina whisker had formed. The morphology, microstructure and growth mechanism of alumina whisker were investigated.



Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 280-283)

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Wei Pan, Jianghong Gong, Chang-Chun Ge and Jing-Feng Li




L. Z. Zhang and C. C. Zhang, "Alumina Whiskers Formation during Self-Propagation High-Temperature Synthesis", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 280-283, pp. 1021-1022, 2005

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February 2007




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