MagSonic™ 8482; Carbothermal Technology Compared with the Electrolytic and Pidgeon Processes

  1. Suveen N. Mathaudhu,
  2. Wim H. Sillekens,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Norbert Hort
  1. Leon H. Prentice and
  2. Nawshad Haque

Published Online: 15 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch7

Magnesium Technology 2012

Magnesium Technology 2012

How to Cite

Prentice, L. H. and Haque, N. (2012) MagSonic™ 8482; Carbothermal Technology Compared with the Electrolytic and Pidgeon Processes, 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.ch7

Author Information

  1. CSIRO Process Science and Engineering; 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;
  • Pidgeon Process;
  • Silicothermic Magnesium;
  • Electrolysis;
  • Technology Comparison;
  • Techno-Economic Evaluation;
  • Environmental Impact;
  • Life Cycle Analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Magnesium Production Technologies

  • Technology Comparison

  • Conclusions