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Title: Method of sintering materials with microwave radiation

Abstract

Disclosed is a method of sintering ceramic materials. A compacted article comprising inorganic particles coated with carbon is provided, the carbon providing improved microwave coupling. The compacted article is then heated by microwave radiation to a temperature and for a period of time sufficient to sinter the compacted article. No Drawings

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
7289151
Patent Number(s):
5321223 A
Application Number:
PPN: US 7-781781
Assignee:
Martin Marietta Energy Systems, Inc., Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 23 Oct 1991
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; CERAMICS; SINTERING; COMPACTING; INORGANIC COMPOUNDS; MICROWAVE HEATING; FABRICATION; HEATING; 360201* - Ceramics, Cermets, & Refractories- Preparation & Fabrication

Citation Formats

Kimrey, Jr, H D, Holcombe, Jr, C E, and Dykes, N L. Method of sintering materials with microwave radiation. United States: N. p., 1994. Web.
Kimrey, Jr, H D, Holcombe, Jr, C E, & Dykes, N L. Method of sintering materials with microwave radiation. United States.
Kimrey, Jr, H D, Holcombe, Jr, C E, and Dykes, N L. Tue . "Method of sintering materials with microwave radiation". United States.
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abstractNote = {Disclosed is a method of sintering ceramic materials. A compacted article comprising inorganic particles coated with carbon is provided, the carbon providing improved microwave coupling. The compacted article is then heated by microwave radiation to a temperature and for a period of time sufficient to sinter the compacted article. No Drawings},
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place = {United States},
year = {1994},
month = {6}
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