Optimization of the Geometry of Porous SiC Ceramic Filtering Modules Using Numerical Methods

  1. Manuel Brito,
  2. Eldon Case,
  3. Waltraud M. Kriven,
  4. Jonathan Salem and
  5. Dongming Zhu
  1. S. Alexopoulos,
  2. G. Breitbach and
  3. B. Hoffschmidt

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470339749.ch10

Developments in Porous, Biological and Geopolymer Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 28, Issue 9

Developments in Porous, Biological and Geopolymer Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 28, Issue 9

How to Cite

Alexopoulos, S., Breitbach, G. and Hoffschmidt, B. (2007) Optimization of the Geometry of Porous SiC Ceramic Filtering Modules Using Numerical Methods, in Developments in Porous, Biological and Geopolymer Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 28, Issue 9 (eds M. Brito, E. Case, W. M. Kriven, J. Salem and D. Zhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470339749.ch10

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470196403

Online ISBN: 9780470339749

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Keywords:

  • porous sic ceramic filtering;
  • numerical methods;
  • optimization;
  • geometry;
  • finite element modeling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Theoretical Background

  • Quantities for the Characterisation and Optimization of a Ceramic Module

  • Chosen Numerical Softwaretool

  • Optimisation of the Channel Geometry

  • Considerations to the Optimization of the Module Geometry

  • Future Steps

  • Conclusion