Chapter 13. Applications of Microwave Energy in Drying, Calcining, and Firing of Ceramics

  1. William Smothers
  1. Irving J. Chabinsky and
  2. E. Eugene Eves III

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch13

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Chabinsky, I. J. and Eves, E. E. (2008) Applications of Microwave Energy in Drying, Calcining, and Firing of Ceramics, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch13

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  1. Raytheon Co. Foundry Ave., Waltham, MA 02254

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374405

Online ISBN: 9780470320303

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Keywords:

  • electric generation;
  • natural gas industry;
  • gas demand;
  • coal;
  • ford motor company

Summary

The application of microwave energy for processing of ceramic bodies has proven to be very efficient and surprisingly feasible in many applications. A commentary on some current work and systems underway is presented.