Chapter 2. Clay Particle Orientation Effects in Whitewares Bodies

  1. William Smothers
  1. R. C. P. Cubbon,
  2. W. Roberts,
  3. J. Camm and
  4. W. L. Walters

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320365.ch2

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 11/12

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Cubbon, R. C. P., Roberts, W., Camm, J. and Walters, W. L. (1986) Clay Particle Orientation Effects in Whitewares Bodies, in Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320365.ch2

Author Information

  1. British Ceramic Research Ltd., Queens Road, Stoke-on-Trent, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1986

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374696

Online ISBN: 9780470320365

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Keywords:

  • orientation;
  • formation;
  • specimens;
  • schematically;
  • polarized

Summary

An optical birefringence method has been used to observe the orientation patterns induced in whitewares bodies during shaping. This has made it possible to establish clearly the relationship between shaping process conditions and the ware faults associated with clay orientation.