Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 27, Issue 20, pp 5640–5644 | Cite as

Phase relationships in Si3N4-AIN-MxOy systems and their implications for sialon fabrication

  • Zhen-Kun Huang
  • Dong-Sheng Yan


Phase relationships in Si3N4-AIN-MxOy systems involving α′-sialon, where M represents lithium, magnesium, calcium, yttrium, neodymium, samarium, gadolinium, dysprosium, erbium and ytterbium are outlined. Their implications for the formation and fabrication of single-phase α′-sialon and two-phase β:α′ sialon ceramics are discussed.


Polymer Calcium Magnesium Lithium Yttrium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhen-Kun Huang
    • 1
  • Dong-Sheng Yan
    • 1
  1. 1.Shanghai Institute of CeramicsChinese Academy of SciencesPeople’s Republic of China

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