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Synonyms for zirconia

a white crystalline oxide

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In 2014, the global sales volume of nano composite zirconia totaled roughly 40,000 tons, which generated revenue of RMB14 billion.
Due to the relatively high prevalence of porcelain chipping and high thermal cycles created during porcelain firing that having the potential to weaken the zirconia structure, in this study, indirect laboratory composite was used for veneering the surface of zirconia.
The main advantage of this research is the creation of zirconia structures that are stable only at temperatures higher than 1200C at normal conditions.
Although the yttria partially stabilized zirconia currently in wide use is very strong, it possesses the fragility which is characteristic of ceramics.
Yttrium -stabilized zirconia, also known as tetragonal zirconia polycrystal (TZP), is presently the most studied combination (11).
Based on clinical observations, as well as the in-vitro materials data, the question arises whether zirconia veneering ceramics are more susceptible to chipping than PFM veneering ceramics.
The ceramic material almost universally used has been yttria partially stabilized zirconia (YPSZ) because of its low thermal conductivity, high thermal expansion coefficient, and the proper phase stability at high temperatures.
The prototype uses a zirconia vessel that contains lots of small zirconia balls and rotates at over 2000 rpm.
It will create zirconia powder for use in a highlyefficient fuel cell for the next generation of domestic gas boilers that could cut carbon emissions by half.
Zirconia gas sensors, which provide emission profiles for such gases as carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxide, oxygen, hydrocarbons and volatile organic compounds, are in wide use in these environments, largely because they allow for feedback control systems that result in less pollution and better fuel efficiency at low cost.
ZirChrom manufactures a line of HPLC columns based on zirconia supports.
Hundreds of ceramic zirconia beads at the gas-water boundary lock in the shape.
has increased power density using new scandia stabilized zirconia electrolyte in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells.
ESL Electro-Science recently announced that the use of scandia stabilized zirconia (ScSZ), which is commercially available in both tape form and as a fired substrate, has been found to more than double the power density achieved with conventional electrolyte materials for solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs).
But he said there were indications that steel industry demand for a refractories, a product containing zirconia, was slowing.