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Physical behaviour of powder ceramic part using cold isostatic pressing (CIP) processes

Md. Ani, Sarizal (2006) Physical behaviour of powder ceramic part using cold isostatic pressing (CIP) processes. Masters thesis, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering.


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Cold Isostatic Press (CIP) is mainly used for pre-forming of powder parts prior to a further densification by sintering. Isostatic pressing can apply very high pressure uniformly in all directions producing parts, which are consistent in density throughout their cross sections and highly accurate as compared to those produced uniaxially. This results in more uniform density and greater compaction. In this study the effect of CIP parameters on the shrinkage, hardness and densification behaviour of the alumina oxide powder are examined. The effect of sintering temperature on the roundness, cylindricity and surface roughness of the ceramic parts are also investigated. As a result of this study the relationship between the process parameters and the responses of alumina powder were established and can be used to produce product with the near net shape manufacturing.

Item Type:Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information:Thesis (Sarjana Kejuruteraan Mekanikal (Teknologi Pembuatan Termaju)) - Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2005; Supervisor : Assoc. Prof. Dr. Safian Sharif
Uncontrolled Keywords:cold isostatic pressing, alumina oxide powder, powder ceramic
Subjects:T Technology > TS Manufactures
T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Divisions:Mechanical Engineering
ID Code:9547
Deposited By: Narimah Nawil
Deposited On:31 Dec 2009 05:05
Last Modified:17 Sep 2018 03:35

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