Chapter 12. High-Temperature Hydrogen Sintering of a Ceramic

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. J. Breunissen1,
  2. H. Ramaswamy1 and
  3. J. S. Hetherington2

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470313107.ch12

Ceramic Manufacturing Council - Kilns and Firing: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 11/12

Ceramic Manufacturing Council - Kilns and Firing: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Breunissen, J., Ramaswamy, H. and Hetherington, J. S. (2008) High-Temperature Hydrogen Sintering of a Ceramic, in Ceramic Manufacturing Council - Kilns and Firing: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 11/12 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470313107.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    General Electric Medical Systems MilwaUKee, WI

  2. 2

    Hetherington, Inc. Ventura, CA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374962

Online ISBN: 9780470313107

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Keywords:

  • hydrogen sintering;
  • crystal response;
  • several furnace cycles;
  • a two-colour pyrometer;
  • manual control

Summary

High-temperature hydrogen sintering of a ceramic, with the focus on equipment design specifications, is discussed. The equipment is a sintering furnace. The various product requirements and how they were met are as follows: