zirconium dioxide

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Noun1.zirconium dioxide - a white crystalline oxidezirconium dioxide - a white crystalline oxide; used in refractories and in insulation and abrasives and enamels and glazes
oxide - any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical
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Medical Ceramics : Alumina, Zirconium dioxide, Calcium Phosphate, Calcium Sulphate, Carbon, Bioactive Glass Ceramics.
Nano Zirconia, with zirconium dioxide as key ingredient, constitutes nano composite zirconia after being added with rare-earth elements (primarily yttrium oxide) and other oxides.
Tsukuba, Japan, Jan 30, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Ever since their discovery, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have been considered the ultimate additive to improve the mechanical properties of structural ceramics, such as aluminum oxide, silicon nitride and zirconium dioxide.
The solar cell's scaffolding was made using a double layer of titanium dioxide and zirconium dioxide covered by a porous carbon film and amino acid templating agent was used to promote the pervoskite nucleation and crystal growth within the pores .
Test substances were silicon dioxide (SiO2) and zirconium dioxide (ZrO2), which are applied, for example, in paints to increase their scratch resistance, as well as silver particles (Ag) used in printing inks for solar technology.
The second material, zirconium dioxide, is stronger but cells do not grow on it.
Sharper than conventional metal knives, Chi Cuisine Everyday Classic Ceramic Knives utilize the highest grade of zirconium dioxide, measuring 8.
Ceramic posts are made of zirconium dioxide partially stabilized by the addition of yttrium (Y2O3) (Hochman & Zalkind, 1999).
Zirconium dioxide transits into the gas phase, which is equilibrium with oxide melt of the first zone, with partial dissociation and formation of ZrO and O, and [Al.
Typically involving about 200 kg of melted uranium dioxide and zirconium dioxide, "our experiments are not small,' Powers says.