disilicide

disilicide

[dī′sil·ə‚sīd]
(chemistry)
A compound that has two silicon atoms joined to a radical or another element.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Recent research has shown that inorganic fillers, such as Ti[O.sub.2] (16) and molybdenum disilicide, (17) could react with APP or phosphoric acid and form a ceramic material with a high heat-resistance covering on the surface of the char layer.
Improving physical and mechanical properties and sintering behaviour of composites by using silicon carbide (SiC) additives at nanometric and micrometric scales, molybdenum disilicide (MoSi2) and boron carbide (B4C) are among other objectives of the research.
Improving physical and mechanical properties and sintering behavior of composites by using silicon carbide (SiC) additives at nanometric and micrometric scales, molybdenum disilicide (MoSi2) and boron carbide (B4C) are among other objectives of the research.
These larger diameter molybdenum disilicide elements provide longer life and mechanical durability compared to smaller diameter elements used in most laboratory furnaces.
* titanium disilicide transforms, as a result of partial loss of silicon, into lower silicides TiSi and [Ti.sub.5][Si.sub.3];
The MOLYCAST Aluminum (Melt) Furnace uses heating system technology with novel boron containing molybdenum disilicide heating elements.
Each component seeks its own kind, and patches of the compound tantalum disilicide form within a silicon matrix.
Bernard, "Reactive sintering of molybdenum disilicide by spark plasma sintering from mechanically activated powder mixtures: processing parameters and properties," Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Molybdenum disilicide nanocomposite powder was produced successfully in Iran Materials and Energy Research Center, in addition to titanium carbide.