By Ian A. S. Edwards,Rosa Menendez,Harry Marsh
This ebook is made from 9 chapters and starts with an outline of the elemental structural positive aspects of carbon fabrics, besides definitions of many of the carbon kinds encountered in carbon technological know-how. The vital thoughts for learning the constitution of strong carbons also are thought of. The reader is then brought to the mechanisms underlying the formation of isotropic and anisotropic carbons; the physicochemical adjustments that happen while pitch is pyrolyzed to carbon; and kinetics and catalysis of carbon gasification reactions. the next chapters discover quite a few varieties of porosity in carbons and graphites; manufacture, houses, constitution, and functions of carbon fibers; and mechanical houses of cokes and composites. this article concludes by way of describing the conversion of coal to coke.
This monograph can be of curiosity to carbon scientists, technologists, and engineers, in addition to these getting into the sector of carbon technological know-how for the 1st time.