The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

A study of the effect of powder preparation and milling process on the piezoelectric properties of thick-film PZT

A study of the effect of powder preparation and milling process on the piezoelectric properties of thick-film PZT
A study of the effect of powder preparation and milling process on the piezoelectric properties of thick-film PZT
This paper details a study of the influence of Lead Zirconate Titanate (PZT) powder preparation and milling process on the d33 coefficient of thick-film PZT layers. In particular, the influence of the powder milling process and its effect on particle size, shape and distribution has been investigated. Ball milled, jet milled and attritor milled powders were obtained from Morgan Electro Ceramics Ltd. These powders were mixed with various ratios of lead borosilicate glass in the range 5 to 20% by weight and an appropriate quantity of ESL 500 solvent to formulate a screen printable paste. The results show the highest values of d33 were obtained from the ball milled powder with 10% glass content, but the most consistent results were obtained from the attritor milled samples.
Thick-film, d33, piezoelectric, piezoceramic
93-94
Torah, Russel N
7147b47b-db01-4124-95dc-90d6a9842688
Beeby, Stephen P
ba565001-2812-4300-89f1-fe5a437ecb0d
White, Neil M
c7be4c26-e419-4e5c-9420-09fc02e2ac9c
Saneistr, J
631fd33f-d2c1-4d42-ae16-b04a2c449e5d
Ripka, Pavel
d66e84e8-1d6b-4cde-888a-cc00c1390912
Torah, Russel N
7147b47b-db01-4124-95dc-90d6a9842688
Beeby, Stephen P
ba565001-2812-4300-89f1-fe5a437ecb0d
White, Neil M
c7be4c26-e419-4e5c-9420-09fc02e2ac9c
Saneistr, J
631fd33f-d2c1-4d42-ae16-b04a2c449e5d
Ripka, Pavel
d66e84e8-1d6b-4cde-888a-cc00c1390912

Torah, Russel N, Beeby, Stephen P and White, Neil M, (2002) A study of the effect of powder preparation and milling process on the piezoelectric properties of thick-film PZT Saneistr, J and Ripka, Pavel (eds.) At EUROSENSORS XVI, Czech Republic. 15 - 18 Sep 2002. , pp. 93-94.

Record type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)

Abstract

This paper details a study of the influence of Lead Zirconate Titanate (PZT) powder preparation and milling process on the d33 coefficient of thick-film PZT layers. In particular, the influence of the powder milling process and its effect on particle size, shape and distribution has been investigated. Ball milled, jet milled and attritor milled powders were obtained from Morgan Electro Ceramics Ltd. These powders were mixed with various ratios of lead borosilicate glass in the range 5 to 20% by weight and an appropriate quantity of ESL 500 solvent to formulate a screen printable paste. The results show the highest values of d33 were obtained from the ball milled powder with 10% glass content, but the most consistent results were obtained from the attritor milled samples.

PDF Torah_full_paper.PDF - Other
Restricted to Registered users only
Download (480kB)

More information

Published date: 2002
Additional Information: A four page extended abstract of the paper is available on the conference proceedings CD-ROM Event Dates: September 15-18
Venue - Dates: EUROSENSORS XVI, Czech Republic, 2002-09-15 - 2002-09-18
Keywords: Thick-film, d33, piezoelectric, piezoceramic
Organisations: EEE

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 257548
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/257548
PURE UUID: 91dc7d49-938b-449c-8575-57c31ed86ab8
ORCID for Stephen P Beeby: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-0800-1759
ORCID for Neil M White: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-1532-6452

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 05 Jun 2003
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:37

Export record

Contributors

Author: Russel N Torah
Author: Stephen P Beeby ORCID iD
Author: Neil M White ORCID iD
Editor: J Saneistr
Editor: Pavel Ripka

University divisions

Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×