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[New Latin, after Ytterby, a town in Sweden.]


(Elements & Compounds) another name for yttrium oxide
[C19: New Latin, named after Ytterby; see ytterbia]


(ˈɪ tri ə)

a white, water-insoluble powder, Y2O3, used chiefly in incandescent gas and acetylene mantles. Also called yt′trium ox′ide.
[< New Latin (1797), after Ytterby. See ytterbium, -a4]
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Zirconia nanoparticles stabilized with yttria are used to solve this problem.
Examples of specific topics discussed in the volume include low-temperature fabrication of polycrystalline yttrium aluminum garnet powder via a mechanochemical solid reaction of nanocrystalline yttria with transition alumina, formation of hollow zinc oxide by oxidation and subsequent thermal treatment, antifungal effectiveness of nanosilver colloid against rose powdery mildew in greenhouses, reflectometry studies of mesoporous silica thin films, methane storage on surface modified activated carbons, and thermal behaviors and fracture toughness of polyurethane- dispersed difunctional epoxy resins.
2, a yttria stabilized zirconia media belonging to the ceramic bead range including ER120, Rimax and ZirStar.
In the present work, an in vitro drug release of two drug loaded forms (punched pellet and alginate beads) of the zirconia and yttria stabilized zirconia is studied.
According to ESL, the new ScSZ ceramic exhibits improved ionic conductivity and mechanical strength, with a coefficient of thermal expansion nearly equivalent to that of yttria stabilized zirconia (YSZ).
Fabricated from tungsten, rhenium or iridium, the filaments are available in straight, hairpin, "V" shape, spiral or special configurations with yttria or thoria coatings and plain ends or platinum tabs for ease of welding.
An yttria slurry was made using an yttria flour with average particle diameter of 15 mm according to the first run in Table 1.
has obtained a metallic article having a thermal barrier coating system thereon, comprised of a metallic substrate having a composition comprised of nickel; and a thermal barrier coating on a surface of the metallic substrate, the thermal barrier coating comprised of, a metal-ceramic mixture, the metal-ceramic mixture comprised of yttria stabilized zirconia dispersed with aluminum particles, nickel-aluminum inter-metallic phases interposed between the metal-ceramic mixture and the surface of the metallic substrate, the nickel-aluminum intermetallic phases formed by a diffusion process between the metal-ceramic mixture and the metallic substrate.
The zirconia yielded in this research is transformed to cubic structure as a result of increasing yttria content and to tetragonal structure at the presence of 3 wt% of yttria.