Chapter 4. Ceramic Oxide Fibers

  1. William Smothers
  1. H. G. Sowman and
  2. D. D. Johnson

Published Online: 28 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320297.ch4

Proceedings of the Conference on Raw Materials for Advanced and Engineered Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 9/10

Proceedings of the Conference on Raw Materials for Advanced and Engineered Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 9/10

How to Cite

Sowman, H. G. and Johnson, D. D. (1985) Ceramic Oxide Fibers, in Proceedings of the Conference on Raw Materials for Advanced and Engineered Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 9/10 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320297.ch4

Author Information

  1. 3M Company St. Paul, MN 55144

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374368

Online ISBN: 9780470320297

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Keywords:

  • polycrystalline;
  • ceramic fibers;
  • MPa;
  • sulfuric acid;
  • corrosion-resistant

Summary

Polycrystalline ceramic fibers now available from commercial sources include those of Al2O3, Al2O3-SiO2O3, Al2O3-B2O3-SiO2, and ZrO2-SiO2. Continuous filaments in roving, yarn, chopped, bulk, fabric or mat forms can be supplied. Properties and uses of these fibers are discussed.