Spark Plasma Sintered AlN-BN Composites and its Dielectric Properties
A series of samples of hexagonal boron nitride-aluminum nitride (10-90, 15-85, 20-80, 25-75, 30-70wt.%) ceramic composites were prepared by spark plasma sintering in a nitrogen atmosphere at 1650 °C-1800 °C for 5min. Different amounts of CaF2 were added as sintering aids. The effects of CaF2 and sintering temperature on densification and dielectric properties were discussed. The addition of CaF2 enhances relative dielectric constant and loss tangent of the samples. The increase in sintering temperature promotes the densification and decreases the dielectric loss tangent. When being sintered at 1700 °C, the relative density, dielectric constant and dielectric loss tangent of the sample with 15wt.%BN are 98.04%, 7.15 and 6.31×10-4 respectively.
Wei Pan and Jianghong Gong
H. Y. Zhao and W. M. Wang, "Spark Plasma Sintered AlN-BN Composites and its Dielectric Properties", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 368-372, pp. 940-942, 2008