Wetting and Reaction Characteristics of Al2O3/SiC Composite Refractories by Molten Aluminum and Aluminum Alloy

  1. Edgar Lara-Curzio,
  2. Jonathan Salem and
  3. Dongming Zhu
  1. James G Hemrick1,
  2. Jing Xu2,
  3. Klaus-Markus Peters3,
  4. Xingbo Liu2 and
  5. Ever Barbero2

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470339497.ch34

Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III

Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III

How to Cite

Hemrick, J. G., Xu, J., Peters, K.-M., Liu, X. and Barbero, E. (2007) Wetting and Reaction Characteristics of Al2O3/SiC Composite Refractories by Molten Aluminum and Aluminum Alloy, in Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III (eds E. Lara-Curzio, J. Salem and D. Zhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470339497.ch34

Author Information

  1. 1

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

  2. 2

    West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV USA

  3. 3

    Fireline TCON, Inc. Youngstown, OH, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470196335

Online ISBN: 9780470339497

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Keywords:

  • molten aluminum;
  • carbide composite refractory materials;
  • sessile drop method;
  • contact angle;
  • drop geometry

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements