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High-temperature phase relations of ZrN–ZrO2–Y2O3 ternary system

Youjun LUa( )Zhenxia YUANaHongfang SHENaXiaochen HUAIbZhenkun HUANGa
School of Materials Science and Engineering, North Minzu University, Yinchuan 750021, China
School of Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
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Zirconium nitride (ZrN) ceramics were prepared via hot pressed sintering (HP) at 1750 ℃ in N2 atmosphere with ZrO2–Y2O3 as sintering additive. X-ray diffraction was applied to analyze the phase composition of the as-prepared ceramics to study the high temperature phase relation in ZrN–ZrO2–Y2O3 ternary system and establish ZrN–ZrO2–Y2O3 ternary phase diagrams. The results show that ZrN and tetragonal ZrO2 (t-ZrO2) solid solution, face-centered cubic ZrO2 (c-ZrO2) solid solution, body-centered cubic Y2O3 (c-Y2O3) solid solution coexist in the system of ZrN–ZrO2–Y2O3.


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Journal of Advanced Ceramics
Pages 388-391
Cite this article:
LU Y, YUAN Z, SHEN H, et al. High-temperature phase relations of ZrN–ZrO2–Y2O3 ternary system. Journal of Advanced Ceramics, 2018, 7(4): 388-391.








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Received: 03 January 2018
Revised: 15 October 2018
Accepted: 07 November 2018
Published: 28 November 2018
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