Architectural Control of Freeze‐Cast Ceramics Through Additives and Templating

  title={Architectural Control of Freeze‐Cast Ceramics Through Additives and Templating},
  author={{\'E}tienne Munch and Eduardo Saiz and Antoni P. Tomsia and Sylvain Deville},
  journal={Journal of the American Ceramic Society},
The freezing of concentrated colloidal suspensions is a complex physical process involving a large number of parameters. These parameters provide unique tools to manipulate the architecture of freeze-cast materials at multiple length scales in a single processing step. However, we are still far from developing predictive models to describe the growth of ice crystals in concentrated particle slurries. In order to exert reliable control over the microstructural formation of freeze-cast materials… Expand

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