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69th Conference on Glass Problems. CESP Volume 30, Issue 1. Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings

  • ID: 2170840
  • Book
  • 250 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Stay up–to–date with this collection of papers presented at the 69th Conference on Glass Problems at The Ohio State University. Topics include melting and molding, refractories, and environmental issues and new products.
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Foreword ix

Preface xi

Acknowledgments xiii


Experiences with an Oxygen–Fired Container Glass Furnace with Silica Crown–1 4 Years–a World Record? 3Jan J. Schep

Fining of Glass Melts: What We Know about Fining Processes Today 13Ruud Beerkens

All–Electric Furnaces for High Quality Demands in a Wide Range of Glass Compositions 29Lars Biennek, Harald Jodeit, and Hans–Jurgen Linz

Laboratory Experiments and Mathematical Modeling Can Solve Furnace Operational Problems 4H. P. H. Muijsenberg, J. Ullrich and G. Neff

Applications of Model Based Control in Float and Fiberglass 59Ron Finch

LCD Glass Manufacturing for a Global Industry 69Daniel A. Nolet


Buying Refractories in China 79Charles E. Semler

Refractories for a Global Glass Market 89Sarah Baxendale and Nigel Longshaw

History of Hot Repairs–Past, Present and Future 101David T. Boothe

Water–cooled Refractory Shapes for Harsh Forehearth Superstructure Applications 111Walter L. Evans, Luke Evans, and Christopher W. Hughes

A New Silica Brick Without Lime Bonding 115Gotz Heilemann, Stefan Postrach, Rongxing Bei, Bernhard Schmalenbach, and Klaus Santowski


An Improved Solution for Oxy–Fuel Fired Glass Melting Furnaces 123Matthias Lindig

Batch Preheating on Container Glass Furnaces 133Hansjurgen Barklage–Hilgefort

Energy Saving Options for Glass Furnaces and Recovery of Heat from Their Flue Gases and Experiences with Batch and Cullet Pre–Heaters Applied in the Glass Industry 143Ruud Beerkens

Industrial Results of ALGLASS FH Oxy Fuel Forehearth Burner Operation 163Robert Kalcevic, Remi Tsiava, Ryuji Fujinurna, Chendhill Periasarny, Rajeev Prabhakar, and George Todd

Float Fire Gas Fired System for Tin Float Lines 173Jim Roberts, Herb Gessler, and Gary Deren

Evaluation and Implementation of X–Ray Analysis of Raw Materials Using Borate Fusion Samples 177Neal T. Nichols and Brian D. Mitchell

Glass Surface Corrosion and Protective Interleaving Systems 181Paul F. Duffer


Megatrends in the Commercial Glazing Market–A Challenge for the Glass Industry 191James J. Finley

Looking Windward: Fiber Glass in the Energy Markets 203Cheryl A. Richards

Current Glass Furnace Air Emission Compliance Issues 215C. Philip Ross

Global Warming and Sustainability of the Glass Industry 227Guy Tackels

Author Index 235

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Charles H. Drummond III
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