Chapter 5.11. Other Developments and Special Applications

  1. Dr. Michael Scheffler2 and
  2. Prof. Ing. Paolo Colombo3
  1. Prof. Ing. Paolo Colombo3 and
  2. Edwin P. Stankiewicz1

Published Online: 24 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606696.ch5k

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

How to Cite

Colombo, P. and Stankiewicz, E. P. (2005) Other Developments and Special Applications, 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.ch5k

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ultramet, 12173 Montague Street, Pacoima, CA 91331, USA

  2. 3

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

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;
  • applications;
  • developments;
  • mechanical properties;
  • reticulated ceramics;
  • microcellular ceramic foams;
  • porous ceramics with aligned pores;
  • heat exchangers;
  • semiconductor applications;
  • duplex filters;
  • zeolite cellular structures bacteria/cell immobilization;
  • light diffusers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Improving the Mechanical Properties of Reticulated Ceramics

    • Ceramic Foams by Reaction Bonding

    • Overcoating of Conventional Reticulated Ceramics

    • Infiltration of the Struts of Reticulated Ceramics

  • Microcellular Ceramic Foams

  • Porous Ceramics with Aligned Pores

  • Porous Superconducting Ceramics

  • Porous Yb2O3 Ceramic Emitter for Thermophotovoltaic Applications

  • Ceramic Foams for Advanced Thermal Management Applications

  • Ceramic Foams for Impact Applications

    • Hypervelocity Impact Shields for Spacecrafts and Satellites

    • Armour Systems

  • Heat Exchangers

  • Ceramic Foams for Semiconductor Applications

  • Duplex filters

  • Lightweight Structures

  • Ceramic Foams as Substrates for Carbon Nanotube Growth

  • Metal Oxide Foams as Precursors for Metallic Foams

  • Zeolite Cellular Structures

  • Current Collectors in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

  • Sound Absorbers

  • Bacteria/Cell Immobilization

  • Light Diffusers

  • Summary