Monocelsian formation in the SrO·Al2O3·2SiO2 glass

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Celsian glass-ceramics with the SrO·Al2O3·2SiO2 (SA2S) composition form monocelsian and hexacelsian phases at high temperatures. The monocelsian phase formation process is studied by looking at the crystallization and/or phase transformation of the material by differential thermal analysis and X-ray diffraction. Both the metastable hexaceldian and stable monocelsian phases formed together at around 1032 °C, with the hexacelsian transforming to monocelsian at around 1184 °C. Thus, phase-pure monocelsian in the SA2S glass can be obtained by heating at around 1100 °C for 1 hour or 1184 °C heating for only a short time.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)453-454
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Materials Science Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

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