Volume 52, Number 1, 2016

ISSN: 0004-881X
1. Aqueous leaching of an industrial geopolymer
P. De Silva, J. Downs, K. Olufson, J. Davis, E. R. Vance and G. Johnson
7. Effect of solid fraction and pH on the forces experienced by the y-Al2O3 nanoparticles in the form of precursor slurry and final ceramic
A. Zamorategui M, L. E. Mendoza Puga, B. Noriega Luna and S. Tanaka
14. Fabricating Photocatalytic Titania Thin Films on Nylon
Nadia Funayama, Wen Fan Chen, Pramod Koshy, and Owen Standard
21. Self-Cleaning Photocatalytic Coatings on Bricks and Tiles
Ali Chour, Ali Boussi, Pramod Koshy, Cathy Inglis, Takafumi Numata, and Charles Christopher Sorrell
29. Study on composite calcium phosphate bone cement added with ϒ-PGA
Ren-Jei Chung, Keng-Liang Ou, Ping-Wen Tsai, Hsuan-Liang Liu, Ching-Wen Huang, Wei-Jen Shih, Jui-Sheng Lee, Jen-Ming Yang
34. Development of Chitosan-Hydroxyapatite-Fibrinogen 3D Scaffolds For Bone Tissue Regeneration
Ayten Kubra Turkmen, Simona Cavalu, Gultekin Goller
42. Densification of TiB2 with metallic additive by using vacuum arc melting: A preliminary study
47. The characterization of blended cement hydration with thermal analysis
Eda Taşçı*, Bülent Yılmaz and Iskender Işık
56. Effect of the Al Concentration in Zinc Oxide Nanowires Hydrothermally Grown on ITO-PET Substrate
C. Mejía-García, A. Sánchez-Sánchez, M. A. Ayala-Torres, J. L. López-López, A. M. Paniagua-Mercado, M. A. Aguilar Frutis and J. Romero-Ibarra
60. The Role of Cation Concentration on Particle Formation Mechanism during Hydrothermal Synthesis of Nanosized Tin Oxide (SnO22)
C. Aciksari, İ. G. Tuncolu, E. Suvacı, E. Özel, P. Kaya, S. Rembeza, E. Rembeza, E.Plotnikova and N. Kosheleva
72. The Effect of Aluminum Oxide (Al2O3) on the Mechanical and Microstructure Properties of Yttria Tetragonal Zirconia Polycrystal (Y-TZP) Ceramics.
D. Ragurajan, M. Satgunam, M. Golieskardi, Ammar Adil Albakri and A. K. Ariffin
78. Design of Alternative Composite Material to Available Tractor Cabins
Fatma Mihalic and Semra Kurama
83. Effects of Alumina on Porcelain Insulators
Tuna Aydin1* and Alpagut Kara2
89. Tangible effect of Mn on the dielectric properties of Nd doped Bismuth Titanate ceramic
M. A. Islam1&2, M. M. Rahman2, M. S. Parvez2, M. S. Islam2, M. Hasanuzzaman1 and W. P. Hew1
95. Synthesis and Characterization of MgO- doped SrTiO3 Ceramics
K. Chandra Babu Naidu*, T. Sofi Sarmash, M. Maddaiah, P. Sreenivasula Reddy, D. Jhansi Rani and T. Subbarao
102. Effect of film thickness on physical properties of CuCrO2 thin films
L. Obulapathi*1, A. GuruSampath Kumar2, T. Sofi Sarmash2, D. Jhansi Rani2 G.V.V. Bhaskara Rao2, and T. Subba Rao2
106. Hydrothermal Degradation of TZ3Y Polycrystals in Water/Water Vapor Environments
Ezzat S. Elshazly, Omar A. A. Abdelal*, M. El-Sayed Ali and S. El-Houte
112. Effect of N-doping on the optical properties of Titanium dioxide thin film
Hediyeh Khatibnezhad, Mohammad Ali Faghihi Sani* and Yalda Namkhah
118. A novel way to recycle polystyrene wastes: Use as ceramic binder
Solmaz Boroomandi Barati1- Ali Arastehnodeh2*, Zahra hejazi3 and Talat Zakeri3
125. Dry Sliding Wear Behaviour of Aluminum/Sic/Flyash Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites
P. Muthu1* and S. Rajesh2
131. Effect of Remaining Fe2O3 on TiO2 Photocatalytic Activity Synthesized from Ilmenite by Caustic Fusion
S. Soepriyanto1* and Y. Aristanti2
138. Study on the formation and densification of magnesium aluminate spinel using commercial grade reactants: effect of planetary milling
Sanjay Krishna Mohan and Ritwik Sarkar
148. A Simple Method of Producing Hydroxyapatite Powders: synthesis, characterization, and applications in bone china bodies
Ramin Rezaeian 1, Ali Arasteh Nodeh 2* and Solmaz Broomandi Bararti 3
156. Investigations on Electrical and Thermal Properties of Rare Earth Doped BiZnSr Borate Glasses
D. Kothandan* and R. Jeevan Kumar
167. Influence of Combined CaO and CaCO3 Additions on the Microstructure and Properties of ZTA
Zhwan Dilshad Ibrahim Sktani 1, Mani Maran Ratnam 2 and Zainal Arifin Ahmad 1,*
177. Comparative study of coral conversion, Part 3: Intermediate products in the first half an hour
Innocent J. Macha1, Cedric Charvillat2, Sophie Cazalbou2, David Grossin2, Upsorn Boonyang3 and Besim Ben-Nissan1


Prof. B. Ben-Nissan
University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Dr. E. R. Vance
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation


Innocent J. Macha
University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Dr. A. Choi
University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Editorial Board

Prof. Tadashi Kokubo
Chubu University, Japan

Prof. Wolfgang H. Muller
Techniche Universitat Berlin, Germany

Prof. Giuseppe Pezzotti
Kyoto Institute of Technology, Japan

Prof. Akiyoshi Osaka
Okayama University, Japan

Prof. Michael V. Swain
University of Sydney, Australia

A/Prof. Gultekin Goller
Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Prof. Razi Vago
University of Nrgev Beer Sheva, Israel

Prof. Mark Hoffman
University of New South Wales, Australia

Prof. Christopher Berndt
Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

Prof. Michael Cortie
University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Prof. Sunil Kunar
University of South Australia

A/Prof. David Grossen
University of Toulouse (INP), France

A/Prof. Sophie Cazalbou
University of Toulouse, France

Dr Gregory L. Heness
University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Dr. Paul Thomas
University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Dr Owen Standard
University of Sydney, Australia

Dr David W. Green
Hong Kong University

Dr Christopher Munnings
CSIRO Energy Technology

Dr. Avi Bendavid
CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Karlis Gross
Riga Technical University Latvia

Dr. Louise Evans
University of Technology Sydney, UTS

Dr. Thomas Ludwig
Mr. Gerry Triani
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation

Dr. Richard Roest
University of Newcastle.



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