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Carbon, 4. Industrial Carbons

  1. Hubert Jäger1,
  2. Wilhelm Frohs1,
  3. Manfred Banek2,
  4. Martin Christ1,
  5. Johann Daimer1,
  6. Franz Fendt1,
  7. Claus Friedrich1,
  8. Florian Gojny1,
  9. Frank Hiltmann1,
  10. Rüdiger Meyer zu Reckendorf1,
  11. John Montminy3,
  12. Hartmut Ostermann2,
  13. Norbert Müller2,
  14. Karl Wimmer1,
  15. Ferdinand von Sturm6,
  16. Erhard Wege6,
  17. Keith Roussel4,
  18. Werner Handl5

Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.n05_n03

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Jäger, H., Frohs, W., Banek, M., Christ, M., Daimer, J., Fendt, F., Friedrich, C., Gojny, F., Hiltmann, F., Meyer zu Reckendorf, R., Montminy, J., Ostermann, H., Müller, N., Wimmer, K., von Sturm, F., Wege, E., Roussel, K. and Handl, W. 2010. Carbon, 4. Industrial Carbons. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    SGL Carbon GmbH, Meitingen, Germany

  2. 2

    SGL Carbon GmbH, Wiesbaden, Germany

  3. 3

    SGL Carbon LLC, Charlotte, NC, USA

  4. 4

    ConocoPhillips, Houston, TX, USA

  5. 5

    H.C. Carbon GmbH, Germany

  6. 6

    former SIGRI GmbH, Meitingen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2010


The article contains sections titled:

1.Polygranular Carbon and Graphite
1.1.Raw Materials
1.1.1.Petroleum Coke
1.1.2.Coal-Tar Pitch Coke
1.1.4.Binder Materials
2.Other Classes of Carbon
2.1.Glass-like Carbon
2.2.Pyrocarbon and Pyrographite
3.Graphite Compounds
3.1.Surface Complexes
3.2.Graphite Intercalation Compounds
4.Natural Graphite
4.1.Mining and Cleaning
4.3.Economic Aspects
5.Expanded Graphite and Graphite Foils
5.3.1.Sealing Applications
5.3.2.Conductive Fillers
5.3.3.Latent Heat Storage
5.3.4.Other Applications
5.4Economic Aspects