Foam formation, stability, and breakdown in glass-melting furnaces

J. Schaaf, van der, R.G.C. Beerkens

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Abstract

A transient foam model for glass-melts is derived here, based on the average life time of a single gas bubble. This average life time is derived from the equation of continuity and the momentum balances. The model compares well to laboratory experiments of glass-melt foaming.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2002 glass odyssey : 6th ESG conference, June 2 - 6, 2002, Montpellier, France
Place of PublicationFrance, Montpellier
PublisherEuropean Society of Glass Science and Technology
Publication statusPublished - 2002
Event6th Conference of the European Society of Glass Science and Technology (ESG 2002) - Montpellier, France
Duration: 2 Jun 20026 Jun 2002
Conference number: 6

Conference

Conference6th Conference of the European Society of Glass Science and Technology (ESG 2002)
Abbreviated titleESG 2002
CountryFrance
CityMontpellier
Period2/06/026/06/02

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