If you are experiencing problems downloading PDF or HTML fulltext, our helpdesk recommend clearing your browser cache and trying again. If you need help in clearing your cache, please click here . Still need help? Email help@ingentaconnect.com

Influence of Synthesis Temperature on the Defect Structure of Boron Carbide: Experimental and Modeling Studies

$48.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Download / Buy Article:

Abstract:

Boron carbide (B4C) was synthesized from the elements at temperatures ranging from 1300° to 2100°C using the spark plasma synthesis method. Significant densification commenced at about 1500°C and was accompanied by a corresponding decrease in the defect structure of this carbide. Changes in the X-ray diffraction patterns were in agreement with predictions of simulation studies based on the presence of twins. Transmission electron microscopy observations were consistent with the experimental observations and the modeling predictions.

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1551-2916.2005.00245.x

Affiliations: 1: Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California, Davis, California 95616 2: Department of Materials Chemistry and the High-Tech Research Center, Ryukoku University, Seta, Ohtsu, Japan

Publication date: June 1, 2005

Related content

Tools

Favourites

Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more