• Crystallization of glass in fireclay refractories; part III: Detailed study on the mullite crystal size in the ‘synthetic’ glass

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      Fireclay; glass; mullite; crystal size-distribution

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      Poor-grade fireclay products contain substantial amount of glass. A glass of similar composition was synthesized, nucleated and heat-treated for crystallization of mullite. The size and size-distribution of mullite crystals, the rate of change of size and the aspect ratio of the crystals were investigated in relation to the nucleating agents and temperature.

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      S P Chaudhuri1 T Datta1

      1. Special Ceramics Section, Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute, Calcutta - 700 032, India
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  • Bulletin of Materials Science | News

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