Chapter 2.5. Microcellular Ceramics from Wood

  1. Dr. Michael Scheffler3 and
  2. Prof. Ing. Paolo Colombo4
  1. Heino Sieber1 and
  2. Mrityunjay Singh2

Published Online: 24 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606696.ch2e

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

How to Cite

Sieber, H. and Singh, M. (2005) Microcellular Ceramics from Wood, in Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications (eds M. Scheffler and P. Colombo), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606696.ch2e

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Washington, 418 Roberts Hall, Box 352120, Seattle, WA 98195-2120, USA

  2. 4

    Dipartimento di Chimica Applicata, e Scienza dei Materiali, Università di Bologna, V. le Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Materials Science (III), QSS Group, Martensstrasse 5, 91058 Erlangen, Germany

  2. 2

    NASA Glenn Research Centre, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAR 2006
  2. Published Print: 9 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527313204

Online ISBN: 9783527606696

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Keywords:

  • cellular ceramics;
  • manufacturing;
  • microcellular ceramics from wood;
  • fabrication;
  • porous biocarbon templates;
  • preparation;
  • carbide-based biomorphous ceramics;
  • oxide-based biomorphous ceramics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Fabrication of Porous Biocarbon Templates

  • Preparation of Carbide-Based Biomorphous Ceramics

    • Processing by Silicon-Melt Infiltration

    • Gas-Phase Processing

  • Preparation of Oxide-Based Biomorphous Ceramics

  • Summary