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Journal of Ceramics
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 214974, 9 pages
Mineral-Oxide-Doped Aluminum Titanate Ceramics with Improved Thermomechanical Properties
1Center for Ceramic Processing, International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI), Balapur, Hyderabad 500005, India
2School of Engineering Sciences and Technology, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad 500046, India
Received 31 May 2012; Accepted 10 July 2012
Academic Editor: Zhenxing Yue
Copyright © 2013 R. Papitha et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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