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Combustion for Material Synthesis

1st Edition

By Alexander S. Rogachev, Alexander S. Mukasyan

CRC Press

424 pages

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Exposes a Powerful Material-Making ToolDedicated to the physical, chemical, and structural transformations that take place during combustion synthesis (CS) of advanced materials, Combustion for Material Synthesis analyzes the nature of solid flame phenomenon and provides readers with undisputed proof thatfire' is a powerful tool used in making ma

Table of Contents

Self-propagating High-temperature Synthesis: History and Present. Thermodynamics and Kinetics of SHS. Theory of Structural Macrokinetics. Experimental Structural Macrokinetics of SHS Processes. Commercialization and Industrial Applications of SHS Products. Endnotes. References. Index.

About the Authors

Dr. Alexander S. Rogachev is a head of the Laboratory of "Dynamics of Micro-heterogeneous Processes" in the Institute of Structural Macrokinetics and Materials Science, Russian Academy of Sciences; he is also Professor at National Research Technical University "Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys" and Academician of the Word Academy of Ceramics. In research work, Dr. Rogachev primarily focuses on the mechanisms of phase and structure transformations during high-temperature rapid reactions and their relations to the mechanisms of combustion wave propagation in micro/nano-heterogeneous media. He has more than 30 years of experience working in the field of combustion synthesis. Author of more than 200 publications in this field.

Dr. Alexander Mukasyan is a Professor at Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Notre Dame (USA). His scientific interest is related to a synthesis of advanced materials, nanotechnology, environmental science and novel alternative energy sources, including fuel cells, hydrogen production and storage. He is the author of three books and more than 200 research publications in archive journals and patents in the fields of engineering of advanced materials, catalysis, high energy density materials and heterogeneous combustion.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI013000
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCI077000
SCIENCE / Solid State Physics
TEC009010
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Chemical & Biochemical
TEC009070
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical