Advances in Applied Ceramics, Vol. 115, No. 7, 02 Oct 2016 is now available

The Ceramics Society
17 Aug 2016

Advances in Applied Ceramics, Vol. 115, No. 7, 02 Oct 2016 is now available online. members can read for free via our journals page.

This new issue contains the following articles:


Sintering behaviour and characterisation of low-cost ceramic foams from coal gangue and waste quartz sand

Z. Li, X. Li, Y. Tang, T. Liu, T. Wu, X. Hao & A. Lu

Pages: 377-383

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1161692


Calcium silicate/calcium aluminate composite biocement for bone restorative application: synthesis, characterisation and in vitro biocompatibility

Y. Tan, Y. Liu, G. Birdi, L. M. Grover, H. Li & K. Li

Pages: 384-390

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1163006


Mechanical behaviour and microstructure of Cf/ZrC, Cf/SiC and Cf/ZrC – SiC composites

C. Yan, R. Liu, C. Zhang, Y. Cao & X. Long

Pages: 391-395

DOI: 10.1179/1743676115Y.0000000067


Effects of solid-state reaction temperature on the activation energy and DC-bias superposition of NiCuZn ferrites based on master sintering curve

C. X. Ouyang, S. Xiao, J. Zhu & H. Wang

Pages: 396-402

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1172165


Exploring inexpensive processing routes to prepare dense TiB2


C. Tallon & G. V. Franks

Pages: 403-410

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1172166


Study on the crystal structure of (Gd2−xCex)Ti2O7 (0 ≤ x ≤ 0.8) pyrochlore

K. Q. Zhang, C. G. Liu, F. Z. Li, D. Y. Yang, C. Chen, R. D. Wu, S. M.

Peng, Y. H. Li & H. B. Zhang

Pages: 411-416

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1172167


Microstructure and optical properties of Nd: YAG transparent ceramics with the addition of Lu ions

C. P. Han & L. Gou

Pages: 417-421

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1172168


Negative thermal expansion, electrical and mechanical properties of antiperovskite Mn3Zn0.5A0.5N (A = Sn, Ag, Ni)

X. Yan, J. Miao, J. Liu, X. Wu, H. Zou, D. Sha & X. Cheng

Pages: 422-426

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1172412


Double-layer waste-derived glass-ceramics prepared by low temperature sintering/sinter-crystallisation

M. Marangoni, I. Ponsot, B. Cicek & E. Bernardo

Pages: 427-434

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1173792


Nb-doped BaTiO3-(Bi0.5Na0.5)TiO3 ceramics with core-shell structure

for high-temperature dielectric applications

Z. B. Shen, X. H. Wang, D. S. Song & L. T. Li

Pages: 435-442

DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2016.1181814