Carbothermal Production of Magnesium: CSIRO's MagSonic™ 8482; Process

  1. Suveen N. Mathaudhu,
  2. Wim H. Sillekens,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Norbert Hort
  1. Leon H. Prentice1,
  2. Michael W. Nagle1,
  3. Timothy R. D. Barton1,
  4. Steven Tassios1,
  5. Benny T. Kuan2,
  6. Peter J. Witt2 and
  7. Ken K. Constanti-Carey1

Published Online: 15 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch6

Magnesium Technology 2012

Magnesium Technology 2012

How to Cite

Prentice, L. H., Nagle, M. W., Barton, T. R. D., Tassios, S., Kuan, B. T., Witt, P. J. and K. Constanti-Carey, K. (2012) Carbothermal Production of Magnesium: CSIRO's MagSonic™ 8482; Process, in Magnesium Technology 2012 (eds S. N. Mathaudhu, W. H. Sillekens, N. R. Neelameggham and N. Hort), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    CSIRO Process Science and Engineering; Box 312; Clayton South, VIC, 3169, Australia

  2. 2

    CSIRO Mathematics Informatics and Statistics; Box 312; Clayton South, VIC, 3169, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291214

Online ISBN: 9781118359228

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Keywords:

  • Carbothermal Magnesium;
  • Carbothermic Reduction;
  • Shock Quenching;
  • Reversion;
  • Laval Nozzle;
  • Supersonic Flow;
  • Pyrophoric Powder;
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics;
  • Scale Up;
  • Pilot Plant;
  • Process Safety

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Technology Description

  • Major Technical Challenges

  • Experimental Progress

  • Future Development

  • Conclusions