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Fibers, 11. Inorganic Fibers, Survey

  1. Bernd Clauß1,
  2. Erich Fitzer2

Published Online: 15 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a11_001.pub3

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Clauß, B. and Fitzer, E. 2012. Fibers, 11. Inorganic Fibers, Survey. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    ITCF Denkendorf, Denkendorf, Germany

  2. 2

    Formerly Institut für Chemische Technik der Universität Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2012


The article contains sections titled:

1.General Description of Inorganic Fibers
2.Crystalline Structure and Mechanical Properties
3.Testing Methods for Inorganic Fibers
4.Inorganic Fibers for Thermal Insulation
5.Inorganic Fibers for Reinforcement Purposes
5.1.Principles of Fiber Reinforcement
5.2.Commercial Continuous Inorganic Fibers
5.3.Surface Chemistry, Surface Treatment, and Surface Properties
5.4.High-Temperature Behavior of Inorganic Fibers