Chapter 7. Effect of Particle Size of Pigment on Color

  1. William Smothers
  1. J. E. Sturm and
  2. J. J. Welch

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470310458.ch7

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

Sturm, J. E. and Welch, J. J. (1987) Effect of Particle Size of Pigment on Color, 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.ch7

Author Information

  1. Ferro Corp., Color Div. One Erieview Plaza, Cleveland, OH 44114

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:

  • particle size;
  • pigment;
  • particle size distribution;
  • inorganic pigments;
  • cobalt-aluminate blue

Summary

Increasing use of SPC by both suppliers and manufacturers necessitates that ever more sophisticated technologies be introduced to ensure product uniformity. This paper shows the importance of particle size distribution to the behavior of three ceramic pigments in high-and low-temperature glazes.