Chemical synthesis of pure and Gd-doped CaZrO3 powders


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Gonenli I., Tas A.

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN CERAMIC SOCIETY, cilt.19, ss.2563-2567, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 19
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0955-2219(99)00130-2
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN CERAMIC SOCIETY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.2563-2567

Özet

Aqueous solutions of calcium chloride (CaCl2.2H(2)O) and zirconium oxychloride (ZrOCl2.8H(2)O), in appropriate volumetric amounts, were used as the starting chemicals in the synthesis of phase-pure CaZrO3 powders. Rare earth element dopings (up to 25 at%) were performed by using the aqueous chloride solutions of gadolinium (Gd). Formation of CaZrO3 powders were achieved by two different chemical synthesis techniques: (i) self-propagating combustion synthesis, and (ii) precipitation in the presence of EDTA by the technique of acid-base titration. Sample characterization was performed by powder XRD (Xray diffraction) and SEM (scanning electron microscope). (C) 1999 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.