9. Glass Ceramics: Silica- and Alumina-Based

  1. Prof. Dr. Ralf Riedel2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. I-Wei Chen3
  1. Christian Rüssel

Published Online: 29 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631926.ch9

Ceramics Science and Technology, Volume 1: Structures

Ceramics Science and Technology, Volume 1: Structures

How to Cite

Rüssel, C. (2008) Glass Ceramics: Silica- and Alumina-Based, in Ceramics Science and Technology, Volume 1: Structures (eds R. Riedel and I.-W. Chen), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631926.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    TU Darmstadt, Institut für Materialwissenschaft, Petersenstr. 23, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany

  2. 3

    University of Pennsylvania, School of Engineering, 3231 Walnut Street, 19104-6272 Philadelphia, PA, USA

Author Information

  1. Otto-Schott-Institut, Chemische Fakultät, der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Fraunhoferstr. 6, 07743 Jena, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 FEB 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527311552

Online ISBN: 9783527631926

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Keywords:

  • glass ceramics;
  • silica-based;
  • alumina-based;
  • theory of nucleation;
  • crystal growth;
  • low thermal expansion coefficients;
  • mechanical applications;
  • bioglass ceramics;
  • oriented glass ceramics;
  • nano glass ceramics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Theory of Nucleation and Crystal Growth

  • Glass Ceramics with Low Thermal Expansion Coefficients

  • Glass Ceramics for Mechanical Applications

  • Bioglass Ceramics

  • Oriented Glass Ceramics

  • Nano Glass Ceramics

  • References