QUT ePrints

Spark Plasma Sintered Hydroxyapatite-Yttria Stablized Zirconia Composites

Miao, Xigeng, Chen, Yanming, Guo, Hongbo, & Khor, Khiam A. (2004) Spark Plasma Sintered Hydroxyapatite-Yttria Stablized Zirconia Composites. Ceramics International, 30(7), pp. 1793-1796.

View at publisher

Abstract

Hydroxyapatite (HA) - yttria stabilized zirconia (YSZ) composites were successfully fabricated by spark plasma sintering (SPS). The HA-YSZ composites were fully densified after spark plasma sintering sintering at 1200 oC for 5 minutes. The equiaxial YSZ grains were uniformly dispersed in the HA matrix. The HA-YSZ composites sintered at 1200 degrees Celsius showed microhardness of about 9 GPa, Young’s modulus of up to 160 GPa, and bending strength of 200 MPa, much higher than those of pure HA.

Impact and interest:

23 citations in Scopus
Search Google Scholar™
19 citations in Web of Science®

Citation countsare sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

ID Code: 6765
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: For more information, please refer to the journal’s website (see link) or contact the author. Author contact details: x.miao@qut.edu.au
Keywords: Hydroxyapatite, Yttria stabilized zirconia, Spark plasma sintering, Composite, Mechanical property
DOI: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2003.12.117
ISSN: 0272-8842
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > MATERIALS ENGINEERING (091200) > Composite and Hybrid Materials (091202)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (090300) > Biomaterials (090301)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > MATERIALS ENGINEERING (091200) > Ceramics (091201)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2004 Elsevier
Deposited On: 30 Mar 2007
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 23:28

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page