Chapter 10. Rheology of Ceramic Suspensions

  1. William Smothers
  1. Andrew C. Anders Jr.

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470310458.ch10

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 11/12

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Anders, A. C. (1987) Rheology of Ceramic Suspensions, in Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470310458.ch10

Author Information

  1. American Olean Tile Co. Landsdale, PA 19446

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1987

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374757

Online ISBN: 9780470310458

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Keywords:

  • ceramic suspensions;
  • whiteware suspension rheology;
  • deflocculant concentration;
  • suspension viscosity;
  • particle-liquid systems

Summary

Whiteware suspension rheology is examined using rotational viscometry data. Emphasis is placed on how deflocculant concentration, pH level, and organic additives affect viscosity. The potential benefits of statistically designed experimentation on suspension viscosity are discussed.