Year 2021, Volume 24 , Issue 2, Pages 503 - 510 2021-06-01

Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites
Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites

Kübra GÜRCAN [1] , Bora DERİN [2] , Erhan AYAS [3]


In-situ synthesis and densification of hafnium diboride - silicon carbide (HfB2-SiC) ceramic composites were studied by the spark plasma sintering (SPS) method using HfO2, B, and SiC as starting powders. Influence of SiC particle size (∼2 µm and ∼10 µm) on mechanical properties and oxidation resistance of in-situ composites were extensively investigated. According to the achieved results, the highest densification (∼95 % TD) was obtained with fine SiC particle reinforcement. The measured Vickers hardness and fracture toughness of the composites containing fine SiC were 14.3 GPa and 5.42 MPa.m1/2, respectively. The fracture mode changed from transgranular cleavage to a mixed-mode, and the crack deflection was believed to be the primary toughening mechanism. From oxidation test result, the composite with fine SiC particles exhibited more inhomogeneous oxide scales compared to that of coarse SiC containing composite. 
In-situ synthesis and densification of hafnium diboride - silicon carbide (HfB2-SiC) ceramic composites were studied by the spark plasma sintering (SPS) method using HfO2, B, and SiC as starting powders. Influence of SiC particle size (∼2 µm and ∼10 µm) on mechanical properties and oxidation resistance of in-situ composites were extensively investigated. According to the achieved results, the highest densification (∼95 % TD) was obtained with fine SiC particle reinforcement. The measured Vickers hardness and fracture toughness of the composites containing fine SiC were 14.3 GPa and 5.42 MPa.m1/2, respectively. The fracture mode changed from transgranular cleavage to a mixed-mode, and the crack deflection was believed to be the primary toughening mechanism. From oxidation test result, the composite with fine SiC particles exhibited more inhomogeneous oxide scales compared to that of coarse SiC containing composite. 
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Research Article
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-0434-1518
Author: Kübra GÜRCAN (Primary Author)
Institution: Eskişehir Teknik Üniversitesi
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0000-0000-0000
Author: Bora DERİN
Institution: İSTANBUL TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0003-0592-3990
Author: Erhan AYAS
Institution: Eskişehir Teknik Üniversitesi
Country: Turkey


Supporting Institution Anadolu Üniversitesi-Eskişehir Teknik Üniversitesi
Project Number 1505F506
Dates

Application Date : January 30, 2020
Publication Date : June 1, 2021

Bibtex @research article { politeknik682256, journal = {Politeknik Dergisi}, issn = {}, eissn = {2147-9429}, address = {Gazi Üniversitesi Teknoloji Fakültesi 06500 Teknikokullar - ANKARA}, publisher = {Gazi University}, year = {2021}, volume = {24}, pages = {503 - 510}, doi = {10.2339/politeknik.682256}, title = {Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites}, key = {cite}, author = {Gürcan, Kübra and Derin, Bora and Ayas, Erhan} }
APA Gürcan, K , Derin, B , Ayas, E . (2021). Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites . Politeknik Dergisi , 24 (2) , 503-510 . DOI: 10.2339/politeknik.682256
MLA Gürcan, K , Derin, B , Ayas, E . "Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites" . Politeknik Dergisi 24 (2021 ): 503-510 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/politeknik/issue/61515/682256>
Chicago Gürcan, K , Derin, B , Ayas, E . "Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites". Politeknik Dergisi 24 (2021 ): 503-510
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ISNAD Gürcan, Kübra , Derin, Bora , Ayas, Erhan . "Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites". Politeknik Dergisi 24 / 2 (June 2021): 503-510 . https://doi.org/10.2339/politeknik.682256
AMA Gürcan K , Derin B , Ayas E . Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites. Politeknik Dergisi. 2021; 24(2): 503-510.
Vancouver Gürcan K , Derin B , Ayas E . Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites. Politeknik Dergisi. 2021; 24(2): 503-510.
IEEE K. Gürcan , B. Derin and E. Ayas , "Effect of SiC Particle Size on the Microstructural, Mechanical and Oxidation Properties of In-situ Synthesized HfB2-SiC Composites", Politeknik Dergisi, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 503-510, Jun. 2021, doi:10.2339/politeknik.682256