ISRN Ceramics

Volume 2012, Article ID 341285, 10 pages

http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/341285

Research Article

## Effect of Excess Silicon on the Formation of Ti_{3}SiC_{2} Using Free Ti/Si/C Powders Synthesized via Arc Melting

School of Materials and Mineral Resources Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Engineering Campus, Penang, 14300 Nibong Tebal, Malaysia

Received 12 November 2012; Accepted 28 November 2012

Academic Editors: S. Marinel, W.-C. Oh, and P. Valerio

Copyright © 2012 Mohamad Johari Abu 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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