Investigation of the Cathode Wear Mechanism in a Laboratory Test Cell

  1. Carlos E. Suarez
  1. Kati Tschöpe1,
  2. Anne Store2,
  3. Stein Rorvik2,
  4. Asbjørn Solheim2,
  5. Egil Skybakmoen2,
  6. Tor Grande1 and
  7. Arne Petter Ratvik1

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch233

Light Metals 2012

Light Metals 2012

How to Cite

Tschöpe, K., Store, A., Rorvik, S., Solheim, A., Skybakmoen, E., Grande, T. and Ratvik, A. P. (2012) Investigation of the Cathode Wear Mechanism in a Laboratory Test Cell, in Light Metals 2012 (ed C. E. Suarez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch233

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

  2. 2

    SINTEF Materials and Chemistry, Trondheim, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291399

Online ISBN: 9781118359259

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Keywords:

  • Cathode wear;
  • Aluminium electrolysis;
  • Wear test;
  • Aluminium carbide;
  • Carbon cathode;
  • Modeling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental

  • Computer Simulations

  • Results

  • Discussions

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements