Chapter 17. Spray Drying Ceramics

  1. William Smothers
  1. John M. Phelps1 and
  2. Olev Ratsep2

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320242.ch17

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th Annual Meeting, and the 1984 Fall Meeting of the Materials & Equipment and Whitewares Divisions: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, No. 11/12

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th Annual Meeting, and the 1984 Fall Meeting of the Materials & Equipment and Whitewares Divisions: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, No. 11/12

How to Cite

Phelps, J. M. and Ratsep, O. (1984) Spray Drying Ceramics, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th Annual Meeting, and the 1984 Fall Meeting of the Materials & Equipment and Whitewares Divisions: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, No. 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320242.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bowen Engineering, Inc. Box 898, Somerville, NJ 08876

  2. 2

    Northeast Protech Boonton, NJ

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374207

Online ISBN: 9780470320242

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Keywords:

  • evaporation;
  • pharmaceuticals;
  • atomization;
  • configuration;
  • centrifugal

Summary

Today spray drying Is an accepted and recognized method of dewaterlng ceramic slips. Spray drying equipment has been developed specifically to satisfy the exacting requirements of ceramic powders for subsequent processing. Even more Important Is the Improved control of powder properties. When evaluating spray drying, overall cost must be considered.