Solar Glass Melting

  1. Charles H. Drummond III
  1. Matthias Lindig

Published Online: 9 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118095348.ch3

71st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32

71st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32

How to Cite

Lindig, M. (2011) Solar Glass Melting, in 71st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32 (ed C. H. Drummond), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118095348.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 MAY 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118059968

Online ISBN: 9781118095348

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Keywords:

  • solar glass melting;
  • mono crystalline;
  • chemical durability;
  • radiation transmission;
  • iron oxide

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Product Description and Requirements

  • Melting and Refining of Solar Glass- Primary and Secondary Refining

  • Typical Melting Processing for Solar Glass and Alternatives

  • Float Process

  • Rolled Plate Glass Process

  • Conclusion