NJGC  Vol.3 No.3 , July 2013
Effects of Co2O3 on Crystallization and Colorization of Lithium Aluminosilicate Glass Ceramics
Abstract: The effects of Co2O3 on the crystallization and colorization of lithium aluminosilicate glass ceramic were investigated by using differential thermal analysis (DTA), X-ray diffractometry (XRD) and scanning electron microscope (SEM). The results showed that the introduction of Co2O3 not only changed the color of lithium aluminosilicate glass but also affected its crystallization by increasing the crystallizing maximum peak temperature (Tp) and weakening the crystallization ability. In addition, the color of LAS glass ceramics could be achieved by controlling the suitable Co2O3 and appropriate crystallization temperature.
Cite this paper: X. Guo, H. Yang, W. Li, L. Zhang, J. Zhao and W. Zhao, "Effects of Co2O3 on Crystallization and Colorization of Lithium Aluminosilicate Glass Ceramics," New Journal of Glass and Ceramics, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2013, pp. 81-86. doi: 10.4236/njgc.2013.33013.

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