Chapter 9. Sintered Si3N4-Based Ceramics: Processing and Engineering Properties

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Roger R. Wills

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470291030.ch9

Proceedings of the 2nd and 3rd Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Materials: Ceramic and Engineering Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issue 7/8

Proceedings of the 2nd and 3rd Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Materials: Ceramic and Engineering Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issue 7/8

How to Cite

Wills, R. R. (1980) Sintered Si3N4-Based Ceramics: Processing and Engineering Properties, in Proceedings of the 2nd and 3rd Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Materials: Ceramic and Engineering Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issue 7/8 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470291030.ch9

Author Information

  1. Battelle Columbus Laboratories 505 W. King Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43201

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373842

Online ISBN: 9780470291030

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Keywords:

  • fabrication;
  • ceramics;
  • technological viewpoint;
  • nitrogen gas;
  • nonoxide ceramic

Summary

The fabrication and properties of sintered Si3N4 based ceramics are reviewed from a technological viewpoint. Work indicates that materials with properties comparable to those of hot pressed Si3N4 can be made. Recommendations for improvements in these materials are given.