Chapter 4. Spray Drying in the Modern Ceramic Industry

  1. William Smothers
  1. Fred V. Shaw

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470318799.ch4

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 1981 Fall Meeting and the 84th Annual Meeting of the Whitewares and Materials & Equipment Divisions The American Ceramic Society: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 11/12

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 1981 Fall Meeting and the 84th Annual Meeting of the Whitewares and Materials & Equipment Divisions The American Ceramic Society: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Shaw, F. V. (2008) Spray Drying in the Modern Ceramic Industry, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 1981 Fall Meeting and the 84th Annual Meeting of the Whitewares and Materials & Equipment Divisions The American Ceramic Society: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470318799.ch4

Author Information

  1. Niro Atomizer, Inc. 9165 Rumsey Rd., Columbia, MD 21045

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373996

Online ISBN: 9780470318799

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Keywords:

  • atomization;
  • droplets;
  • temperature;
  • dimensions;
  • uniform

Summary

The fundamentals of spray-drying technology as it relates to the ceramics industry will be presented. The effects of system parameters on process design and controls, operating costs, and product characteristics are emphasized.